The death of a lawyer

There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. –Anais Nin I didn't grow up wanting to be a lawyer. Honestly, it wasn't a profession I had even a remote interest in. I grew up thinking I wanted to be a therapist. [...]


From a tiny spark may burst a mighty flame. — Dante tiny. it's how i feel sometimes when i think of the ocean, the sky, the universe. beautiful and beyond the capacity of my imagination. the wind blows and i listen as the sounds of other worlds cross oceans and whisper in my ear. smells of [...]

lost in a rainbow

Sunset is still my favorite color, and rainbow is second. -- Mattie Stepanek i am lost in a rainbow surrounded by red so red it seems to be dripping from cupid's bow orange like waves of orange juice washing towards me fields of yellow daisies as far as the eye can see green vines climb [...]

for Cynthia

All that is gold does not glitter; not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither; deep roots are not reached by the frost. -- J.R.R. Tolkien your deep roots below the earth's surface reach into past lives and dubious adventures water flows through your veins rings reveal wrinkles in [...]