Children are their parents’ sweet, adorable, and charming bundle of joy. And since they are still young, it is only normal for children to be nurtured and protected by their parents. But from time to time, children take the world by storm by showing that they too are capable of teaching us a thing or
Earlier this week we went to get Zeke’s senior yearbook pictures. On the way, I noticed his hands. Working hands. Hands that look familiarly like my dad’s work-stained hands and like Brandon’s in the early years of our marriage. I told him not to worry about it because they were doing head-shots. I was wrong.
“Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.” An eight-year-old homeless girl from the Philippines became a living testament of Washington Irving’s words. Her diligence in trying to do her homework despite the continuous heavy downpour of the monsoon rain was captured on video and touched thousands of hearts