Roots and wings

I’ve always believed that children need both roots and wings. The book Where Main Street Meets the River by Hodding Carter laid out this beautiful thought and I have never forgotten it. I can almost visualize my kids with tree-like roots that reach deep into the earth and the most…

How To Find The Hidden Gems Within

“Do you have the courage to bring forth this work? The treasures that are hidden inside you are hoping you will say yes.” With these words in her book Big Magic, Elizabeth Gilbert relayed her experience of meeting the recluse poet Jack Gilbert (no relation) through the memories of his…