The one about Kindred Spirits

Anne of Green Gables has been my favorite book for so long I don’t even remember the moment it took that place of honor. For many reasons I identified with the red headed orphan from Prince Edward Island. Her wild imagination, her penchant for losing her temper, the fierce loyalty she has for those she loves. She had a knack of describing things I thought but had never put into words. She helped me define a certain type of friendship. She also defined a term in most friendships that I think all of us crave. Continue reading


The one about heartbreak

The thing nobody talks about is how you’ll doubt yourself. Not just in romance but in all personal relationships. Do they really like me? Were they really not available to hang out? How much of what they just said is really the truth? They seem nice. But then I’m a horrible judge of that…right? Continue reading