When Day Breaks

Due to the recent passing of an incredible man, Elie Weisel, I decided to read his Night Trilogy consisting of Night, Dawn, and Day. I’m sure most people have heard or read his memoir Night, describing his time at Auschwitz, but how many people have been able to pick up the book Day? Well I did. And it was the…

When the Plane Lands in Sydney

August 1. 10:00 PM. The plane takes off from Dallas, Texas to Sydney, Australia. My heart was racing (well kind of, I was exhausted). In 17 short hours, I will have picked up and moved. Moved my clothes, my prized treasures, those few books I couldn’t live without, my papers, myself to a whole new…

When Mary Dates Moses

The other day I went on a date. Within about two minutes I knew I disliked this guy as it took him all of that long to try to grab the goods (it amazes me the nerve of some people), but what actually drove HIM away was one thing. About 45 minutes in, he mentioned he…