Beneath the fair Moon’s watch tonight,
Her mantle’s warmth enfolds my walks.
Still shivers from a chill not right,
Shrill malice from the shadow stalks.
I feel a coldness many days. A loneliness that can stretch into despair, a feeling that I have to conquer every day on my own somehow. I know in my head that I am loved. My heart doesn’t always catch that wave.Read More
College is setting kids up for unhappiness because it is setting them up for loneliness. Sure, it doesn’t feel like loneliness when you’ve got a thousand followers on Instagram and a party every weekend. But we know the truth. We know where that kind of lifestyle ends and we can’t possibly want that tragedy for our children.Read More
I became very aware of the warmth of the sun on my arms that particular day. It felt good, actually made me smile. I found myself thinking of memories of sunshine – watching the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team practice during spring training in Florida, sitting on a beach with my family or cutting the grass on a warm summer’s day.Read More