Too Different

"Be yourself.  No one else can be you." "Be unique!" "You're so original!" "Why are you so...  different?" Wait, what? "Why can't you be like everyone else?" "Normal people don't dress like that." "God, you're such a freak." To this day, I hear people compliment my uniqueness and the very same say that I'm too … Continue reading Too Different

‘Sitters,’ ‘Takers,’ and the Truth of Both

(Taken from my old blog allegracassidy.wordpress.com.) Not all those who wander are lost. -excerpt from "All That is Gold Does Not Glitter" by J. R. R. Tolkien       As the wondrous author who wrote The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogy said, "Not all those who wander are lost."  Some are just shuffling … Continue reading ‘Sitters,’ ‘Takers,’ and the Truth of Both