Greatness

Today, I drove past a man on a corner in Detroit holding a sign that said “I see greatness in you!” And he looked in everyone’s windows as we went by and pointed right at us so we knew he meant us. He didn’t know who we were, what we were going through, where we…

A letter on humanity

Warning: this post contains optimism. 😀 Sitting in a small cafe this morning, listening to french music over the loud speakers, I came across this letter from E.B. White to a man who had lost faith in humanity. I don’t know what the other letter said but I thought this captured such great truth about…

Detroit’s Disneyland

“The world is but a canvas to our imagination.” – Henry David Thoreau. In #Detroit, there is a place called #Disneyland that was created in someone’s backyard. The music doesn’t play and the lights don’t turn on anymore but this amazing soul understood that you can make anything you dream come to life. With a…

the in-betweens

For as long as I can remember, I’ve been fascinated with the “in between” places. The places that aren’t quite your starting point, and definitely aren’t the finish line. The ones that you just sort of stumble upon and find yourself in. The ones that you sometimes wish looked different or felt different or just…