The First Year:  Gratitude

The First Year: Gratitude

Gratitude has been on my mind a lot the last few months. My sister and I have had several conversations this fall about how grateful we are to be living in these times. Life has advanced in ways we couldn’t have imagined as kids. When I was a kid, there was no...

Looking in the Mirror

Sometimes I look into the mirror, and I just stare vacantly at the stranger in front of me. She looks sad, hollow, unreal. I touch my face as mirror-me mimics my action, and although I can feel my own fingertips, not being able to feel what she’s feeling lends me to...