Becoming New

bekah Faith 3 Comments

Mom, what are you thinking about? He takes my hand on a neighborhood walk. I’m thinking about The Very Hungry Caterpillar, I say. You see, I feel tight in my skin. As if I’m outgrowing who I used to be so I can make room to become something new. Do you ever feel that? That tight-in-your-skin sensation? Similar to in The Very …

Adventures at the Airport

bekah General 6 Comments

We sit at Gate A23, only a brief layover until we are to board our flight from Phoenix, AZ to Charlotte, NC. Where is that boarding call? And suddenly, it’s, I think we are at the wrong gate and our flight is supposed to leave like.RIGHT.now! This is where you imagine me running, okay, crawl-sprinting, through the terminal, to the other side of the airport, where our …