I Am Not Where I Work [and neither are you]

In three days, I turn twenty-four. Twenty-four. It feels heavy and somehow makes me look in the mirror a different way. And while I'm genuinely ecstatic to be celebrating another year of life--- [One of my best friends is getting married this weekend. Best birthday present ever!] ---It makes me wonder how I’ve gotten this far and haven’t …

Love grows here

And with the planting of one tiny little seed, the world changes. I was probably around the age of six or seven when I first planted a garden. Mama got really into organic growing and grinding that year--growing vegetables, grinding wheat. Trying out new homeopathic remedies from the Orbit Health Food Store. She says that …