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Essays & Creative Nonfiction

  • Make the World One Family

    May 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

    I am writing this while sitting at a dining room table in a lovely home in northern England. I hadn’t planned to be here. However, I didn’t want to go home after [...]
  • Losing Alex

    May 17, 2019 // 0 Comments

    I still remember it like it was yesterday. The crisp January air stung my face as I hurried across the Lubbock Christian University campus, my mind abuzz. The 2010 Spring [...]
  • It’s OK Not to Want a Tribe

    May 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

    I remember scrolling through my Facebook and Instagram feeds, as one does, and being bombarded with pictures of groups of friends and captions about various social [...]
  • In A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens opens with one of the most memorable lines of all time, writing “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times . . .”  As [...]
  • For Here, Please | I’m Having a Heat Wave

    April 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

    It’s January, but I’m thinking of summer because it feels like full-blown late July in my body, particularly my head, a pulsing inferno, again. Day two of my own personal [...]
  • A Love Letter to Libraries

    April 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

    Public libraries have always had a place in my heart, from the time I was a little girl through my adulthood. They’ve been a quiet refuge, a loud and boisterous meeting [...]

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