It was a typical Tuesday morning, and I was rushing to get to my 9 a.m. lecture. I had slept in and was running late, and the last thing I needed was an obstacle in my way. However, as I turned the corner to head towards my building, I saw a man standing in the middle of the sidewalk with a sign that read, "Free hugs." At first, I thought it was a joke, but as I got closer, I could see the sincerity in his eyes.
Her House Settled
Her house settled like an old woman into her favorite chair. It groaned and creaked with every movement, but it held up through rain and shine. Grandma Minnie had lived in that house for over fifty years. She had raised her children and grandchildren there, and it had seen its fair share of love and laughter.
Meeting in the Middle
Mary and her daughter, Lily, had always been close, but as Lily grew older and went off to college, their time together became more limited. They still talked on the phone often, but Mary missed spending quality time with her daughter in person.
Book Review: Spare by Prince Harry
"Spare" by Prince Harry is a book that takes readers on a deep dive into the inner workings of the British royal family. As the younger brother of Prince William, the future king of England, Harry has always been seen as the "spare" to the throne - someone who is important but not necessarily the center of attention.
Once upon a time, there was a person named Max who had been struggling with mental health issues for years. Max had always felt like something was wrong with them, like they didn't fit in with the rest of the world. They had been diagnosed with depression, anxiety, and even bipolar disorder at different points in their life.