Raspberry Wine

“Strawberry wine and seventeen…” This song by Deana Carter was an essential at the annual summer camp dance. I remember standing there hoping my camp crush would sweep me off my feet and confess his love for me after our 5 magical days at said camp. That never happened. Instead, my usually danced alone and created a dramatic interpretative dance instead. Whenever I hear this … Continue reading Raspberry Wine

To Hold Your Hand

There’s something amazing about the power of holding a hand. Maybe that’s why The Beatles sang so passionately about it. Hands are strong yet simultaneously gentle. Holding a hand can be something of unity, comfort, or love. Parents hold the hands of their children when they cross the street. A young couple holds hands as a source of intimacy and a comfort in knowing the … Continue reading To Hold Your Hand