The Unwanted Gift

There once was a simple man, Paid a visit by his King, Who left him with a gift so strange; A flute he must make to sing.   Though unfamiliar with instrument, Untrained and lacking skill, Soon tunes began to issue forth To honor his Lord and liege’s will.   He left his home to […]

Unwanted

As a teenager, I often felt invisible and ignored. People didn’t hate me; they just acted like I didn’t exist. As I matured and became more assertive, I encountered more active and aggressive kinds of rejection. People who didn’t even know me would use spiteful words, spread gossip, or refuse to speak with me. Sometimes […]