arts & creativity, stories

Stop and See the Skyscrapers

*a class assignment to write about something that brings us joyOne clear Sunday afternoon in August 2010, my parents and I went out for lunch at my favorite Colombian café, nestled in uptown Dallas, and then for a drive past the famous city skyline. When the skyscrapers were close enough to be seen well but were far… Continue reading Stop and See the Skyscrapers

arts & creativity, spiritual, stories

What Left a Mark

*class assignment with the prompt to write two pages on love"What once was hurt, what once was friction, What left a mark no longer stainsBecause Grace makes beauty out of ugly things."- U2, "Grace"Love is patient. So I wait my turn, looking over the stars and skulls that cover the walls. One of the skulls… Continue reading What Left a Mark