Tag: relationships

Silence

We don’t speak as we drive down the road, staring out the window, watching the lightning light up the sky. They say silence speaks louder than words, now I see how it’s true. Our silence is like a clap of thunder followed by a storm. We are now the they, the people that drive the warnings…

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Changing the Name

A woman can propose to a man. She doesn’t have to, but she can. A man can also take a woman’s last name. The marriage is still real if he does. Their love is still the same.  Something I realized the other day is that many women choose to hyphenate their last name when they…

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Choose Kindness

I think sometimes it’s easy to forget we’re all just people. We’re all just trying to live our best lives. It’s easy to forget that the person on the other side of the counter is a real human being with thoughts and emotions, too. That strangers have stories. That we all share this world. We…

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