The dragonfly is a beautiful, powerful and complicated creature. Like an actual mythological dragon, I can’t help but imagine that dragonflies carry the energy of fire. They don’t flutter or float like the butterfly, but rather zips and hover in an almost...

The Climb

As a kid, I dreamed of being an actress. My Jersey neighborhood was filled with firemen, cops, teachers and a few dads that rode the train to New York in business suits. Being an actress seemed as possible as moving to Mars and sharing my dream with people usually...