Today was a gift. A day filled with angst, excitement and wonder. Wonder about the future, while reflecting on wonders from the past. Wonders of the present and the amazing friends whom came to support. I looked around and wondered about the girl I used to be when I was writing my poems. I wondered about the woman I have become since then. Not afraid to use my voice, not afraid to express my feelings. Fearless and wise.
The author expo today was a moment to reflect upon not only the success of my writing, but the growth of my identity.