Don’t Fear Dependence

Don’t fear dependence A form of love being shared Sharing, give and take When my journey began, my disability had me thinking that dependence was a weakness. I avoided it and wouldn’t receive help. Now, I know that receiving help is a way of letting others share their love. There is no weakness or strength,Continue reading “Don’t Fear Dependence”

What Does It Mean to be a Leader?

What does it mean to be a leader? To lead is to serve and sacrifice. To place the needs of community before oneself, To consider oneself low to rise together. What does it mean to be in power? To be in power is to not know and try, To accept responsibility and persevere. I recentlyContinue reading “What Does It Mean to be a Leader?”

Sharing Love

Joanna’s mother, an early childhood educator, spent her free time collecting craft supplies and searching the internet for innovative projects. Joanna was used to being her mother’s craft guinea pig and wondered what made her mother work so hard. “Joanna! Honey! Will you come with me to the dollar store?” her mother yelled one afternoon.Continue reading “Sharing Love”