I’m still human and I still have hard days, but my outlook on my future is much brighter now. I was smiling at work so much the other day, that I was getting funny looks. The old me would have toned it down to fit in with what’s expected of me. Now, I couldn’t care less!
“But...but it's all around you!” She gestures to the clumps of grapes that grow on the vines, to the bubbling brooks of crystal water that snake through the grass, to the myriad ways kindness, gentleness, and hope make themselves known in the fruits of the earth.