Shawn Mendes

I walked towards a boy with what seemed to be the boy’s father. “Excuse me.” I said to the boy. “Can you take a picture of me in front of this wall right here?” “Do you want me to take the picture instead?” The man asked me, reaching for my phone. “No, thank you.” I [...]

Speech Therapy

I sat down by the blocks and began to play with it. It was something that I could do while I waited for the therapy session to begin. I curled my lips into a smile as I fit all of the pieces together. A tall brunette haired woman walked into the room as I felt [...]

Dandelion Wishes

When I was in Wales, I used to pick white dandelions off the grass and blow on them. Pretty much the highlight of my day every summer that I spend sitting down on the grass during lunch at a Protestant school. I could still remember the Welsh breeze that feels like home. Twelve years old, [...]