Between 4:30 and 5:30 (5)

Between 4:30 and 5:30 (5)

I’m having a dream but it isn’t like Martin Luther King’s. I think I’m in a gym taking an exam with hundreds of other students. My head is down dealing with all the questions, but my peripheral view is internalizing the stress around me. Folks are already handing in...
Overwhelmed, Small and Emotional (4)

Overwhelmed, Small and Emotional (4)

In the past week we’ve been strolling through the ancient cities of Dordrecht, Oude Beijerland, Buren and, the biggie, Amsterdam. It’s mesmerizing for me to stand in front of structures that were established before Columbus sailed west in search of a new world. We...