Dear Shannon

Part three of the author’s Roots of Greatness, Wings of Light set about her grandparents. This essay takes the form of an imagined letter from her paternal grandfather, a particularly reflective and poignant expression from a man called “Big Daddy” within his family.

Haiku Series

A vibrant set of Haiku inspired by Van Gogh’s painting “Cafe Terrace at Night.”

A Wild Swan the Color of Autumn

Part two of the author’s “Roots of Greatness, Wings of Light” collection about her grandparents. This essay centers on her maternal grandmother.

Guys, Get Up!

One young man found his identity hanging out with people seemingly very different from him.