Ultimate Optical Illusion

Social Media. It's incredible to see how this whole other world has taken over to become our new reality. No longer does it matter how kind you are or the good deeds you do. I mean, if you didn't Instagram it, did you really even do it? It's become all about followers, not friends. Likes, not love. Sharing, not caring (okay that was cheesy, but still).

What You Don’t Learn in School

Grades have always been important to me. I started taking college classes at the age of 15, and (finally) had my first summer off from classes just this past year. 144 credit hours later, I have a bachelor's degree, and am two semesters shy of my second one. In my time at college, I have earned 35 A's, 8 B's, and 1 C. And I can tell you without a shred of doubt, that that one C taught me more than my 3[...]

My Story

I have been wanting to write this post for a long time now, but I never really felt that push to write it...until now. Recently, I came across a girl's blog. I noticed straight away how similar we were: both southern, both blondes, both attending SEC universities, and both come from good families. Then I read it. The most striking similarity of all. My stomach dropped and my throat locked up. Because w[...]

Field of Angels

"What lies before us and what lies behind us are small matters compared to what lies within us. And when you bring what is within out into the world, miracles happen." - Henry David Thoreau For the past two years I've had the privilege of working with the Miracle League of Tuscaloosa. For those of you who don't know, the Miracle League is a baseball league for children through adults with special[...]