A Long-Cherished Dream

  “What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up. Like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore — And then run?” -Langston Hughes    I applied to Peabody Preparatory to learn the violin. I received news a week after that I was placed with a private teacher in their adult …

Sustenance

  “You are a child of the universe no less than the trees and the stars; you have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should.” Desiderata, Max Ehrmann SUSTENANCE Desiderata For years I have been drinking in the words …