On Joy

Originally posted on roam:
— Elizabeth Jenike, April 10, 2019 Something I’m trying to explore more deeply and define more clearly: joy. ‘Joy’ and ‘happiness’ are sometimes used synonymously, but to me they’re not the same. Choosing to ‘be happy’ is not something we all have the power to do. Merriam-Webster defines joy as: emotion…

we’re here.

Originally posted on roam:
If two roads diverged in a yellow wood, ideally, you’d be traveling in pairs. Someone could take one, someone the other, and you could meet back and report what each road was like. Or maybe you’re wandering through the woods in groups of three, or seven, or twelve. Maybe someone takes…