Twitter challenged me today to write to the authors that changed me and let them know what they have done for me. So, Lore Ferguson Wilbert, here it is. You changed me. You molded me into a way of thinking that I was afraid of for most of my life.
Just as true as it is to say, “waiting is a part of life”, sometimes you just have to be told by someone you admire that, “it’s not your turn”. Heather Thompson Day is that friend and her new book is called It’s Not Your Turn: What to do While Waiting for Your Breakthrough.
What is the American Dream? My idea of a good life is one where you can pay all your bills, save some money for emergencies, and live generously.
God doesn't want you to take the easy way, because He loves watching you grow.
I don’t touch people. That has been my default response after 14 years of teaching public high school students.