Memoir

Overcoming Adversity

Photo taken from https://www.flickr.com/photos/pictoquotes/8698063754 “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” – Helen Keller Adversity is our greatest teacher in life. Adversity can teach us many things that they don’t teach in school. In fact, …

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Memoir

The Feeling of Losing Your Home

My childhood home in Falkenau, Silesia, Germany How can someone handle the feeling of losing the home you grow up in? How will you feel if you lose the home where many of your most cherished memories took place? When you lose your home, it feels like you are losing someone you love. In a …

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