Autumn Dreams

October strums its song in style, and autumn dreams begin. Summer’s grassy citrus fragrance has been replaced by something earthy and deep, spicy and mellow. The vibrant neons of lemonade stands and poolside sunbathing are transformed into dusky hues of darker days, and in just a few more weeks, I’ll find myself chasing the sunshine,…

Shy vs. Scared

This weekend, after visiting my friend and her new baby girl, I was thinking a lot about things. My friend was talking to me, and she said two things that just had me reflecting on my actions and motives of late. The first thing she said was, “You’re talking about what he wants, what they…