Toes [Mud]

the warmth of the suncakes the mudto my feet.i do not wear shoesbecause the ones i had were lostat sea. my heartbeat quickens as i think of the ocean.there is no beauty in this Creation – onlytumultuous waves,screaming children, anddarkness.my hands shake at thethought of returning to itbut my greatest desireis to be home. Thanks […]

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Toes [Sand]

the warmth of the sunbathes my feet.i do not wear shoesas to feelthe velvet sand between my toes.the sun – just risenover the horizoncalls out to me like a beacon.“behold, there is beauty and gracein this Creation – it is yours.”my feet stop as the placewere the cold, wet sand meetsthat which has yetto be […]

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Greek Eats

In my interview for my study abroad program, my professor asked me what I already knew about Greece. Instantly, my mind went blank – forget about the Greek mythology, history, and the Acropolis – all I could think about was “Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” and gyros. Thankfully, my professor didn’t scoff at my responses […]

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A Little Life Update

In all of the chaos in finishing out my final semester of classes (!!!) before my internship in the fall, I’ve failed at keeping my blog updated. However, now that I’m *officially* on summer break (hallelujah!), it’s time to bring back the blog and catch y’all up to speed. Today is the day I’ve been […]

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