Sisterly Gratitude

Grateful for my sister and specifically the boundless gift of thoughtfulness she possesses. She knows I like figs And one day [after yet another long, hard day of work, I found a mysterious box that was super heavy waiting at my door. I stood there for a while before turning to unlock the door because …

“I have always had a quarrel with this country not only about race, but about the standards by which it appears to live.” – James Baldwin

  Golden Retriever: "I can't deal with stupid people at work" Lamb: "Practice mercy, compassion. I've lately been thinking Our work is a chance for us to practice becoming people who are kind, even when people don't deserve it And every time we make a choice when it's really darn hard to show mercy and …