This Is Not My Life

This Is Not My Life

I was the girl who got straight A’s. Top of the class. Winning awards. Skipping a grade because I was smart. Being selected for the “gifted” program. Cheerleader. Commander of…



Dreaming

Dreaming

I only dream of high school or people from high school. Rarely college and once in a while my family. Why is that? Why am I haunted by¬†two decades ago?…



Rain And Stillness

Rain And Stillness

My parents live out in the country. I visit them often since I moved back to North Carolina. They are just 25 minutes away. Close enough/Far enough. They asked me…