Tell Your Daughters Your Stories

 Photo: My great aunt Mozelle (left) and my great-great grandma Patterson show there's more to being a woman than society might say. "You come from a long line of strong women." More times than I can recall, I heard this reminder while growing up. Not from my mother or grandmother, but from my father. He would [...]

Yes, Your Story Matters

As I snaked my way down U.S. 160 in the far southwest corner of our great state, I could barely keep my eyes on the road. Not from fatigue and not from the distraction of children or my iPhone. My head was clear, and my eyes were wide open, soaking in the colors, shapes and [...]