More Animal than Human

Observing others interact, people watching, eavesdropping on conversations and documenting it allโ€”often day-dreaming and creating an entire story or fictional dialogue from snippets I was able to capture in those quiet moments...

In high school, I remember the shirts that lined our hallways were full of inspiration: โ€œIf you canโ€™t run with the big dogs, stay on the porch.โ€ ยฎ Big Dogs โ€œJust do it.โ€ ~Nike โ€œNo Fearโ€ ~No Fear Clothing Brand.....

I longed to be a mother for as long as I can remember. When I was little, I remember adults asking, โ€œWhat do you want to be when you grow up?โ€ My response was always the same, โ€œIโ€™m going to be a mommy.โ€.....