Hi there. It’s been a while. How are you?
I’ve been meaning to write, but, well, life has gotten in the way. You know how it is. 282 more words
“The ultimate touchstone of friendship is not improvement, neither of the self nor of the other: the ultimate touchstone is witness, the privilege of having been seen by someone and the equal privilege of being granted the sight of the essence of another, to have walked with them and to have believed in them, and sometimes just to have accompanied them for however brief a span, on a journey impossible to accomplish alone. 1,645 more words
In the spring of 2014, I found myself alone and starving in the desert, completely exposed to the elements. I hadn’t eaten for days – three days to be exact – and I was weak. 1,625 more words