Tag: eric williams

Life is what you make it – until someone takes it all away.

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…

Life is what you make it.

 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…