Last February, I posted a story about a compelling man I met on the street in Surrey, Eric Williams. Less than two weeks ago, I awoke to headlines of a native carver being shot on the streets of Seattle,a story that was unimaginable for its sadness. As I read the story of John T. Williams,Continue reading Life is what you make it – until someone takes it all away.
It was his intense focus and concentration that stopped me in my tracks,palpable even from several paces away. Moving the blade of his pocketknife with the ease and delicacy of a surgeon, he deftly removed targeted bits of wood and blew the dust away to survey the results. I watched as if hypnotized, noticing theContinue reading Life is what you make it.