erin ahnfeldt

Listening to Life

Blocking Bullets

Blocking Bullets

The moment is epic —the muscle-bound superhero defends the frightened kid.  There’s nothing better in stories.  Why?  Because, if I’m honest, I’m that kid.  Sure, sometimes I imagine myself as the hero, but deep down, I know I’m that scared kid too, the one who’d love...
Tears in the Dark

Tears in the Dark

They call it a Capping Ceremony.  Graduating seniors walk into the spotlight when their names are called, and huge pictures of them in diapers are cast on a screen.  There are awww’s or soft chuckles from the audience. Then, the seniors are “capped”.  Siblings,...