Have you ever gotten a standing ovation? If not, I think you should have. Every one of us has had some moment in our lives where we were brave in the face of things. When we did the right thing when it would have been much easier to[…]

God gives every bird its food, but he does not throw it into the nest. -Josiah Gilbert Holland My mother had been dead for four months. I had become the matriarch of our family in one fell swoop.  At only 34-years-old, I felt alone on the planet. I[…]