“HOW WAS RWANDA?” With a couple weeks of America under my belt, I’ve had a lot of chances to try and explain my time in Rwanda. But y’all, it’s really hard. Because really, it wasn’t a 2-week vacation. It wasn’t a month-long mission trip. It was a two-year, full-immersion, building-a-life sort of thing. And so, […]More
Heather Newell Oglesby
Hi! I'm Heather. I am a writer and counselor in-training. I share stories so we can keep the magic of being human alive. I spend a great deal of time going on long walks with my wife, rollerblading, learning, and traveling to find new adventures. By day, I work as an Education and Employment Specialist for Jefferson Center for Mental Health, working with adolescents who have experienced their first episode of psychosis. A Colorado native, I love dark-roasted coffee, sunshine, and succulents. Enthusiasm, passion, and possibility: that's me at my best.
Ding. Passengers we are making our descent into Denver. Please return your seats to the upright position and be sure your items are stowed away for landing. Thank you for flying United Airlines, we hope you have a great stay in Denver or wherever your final destination may be. Wait. What? Denver? The 4 – […]More