The Invitation

Suffering anchors humans to the world, but I was offered a way out

I am mesmerized by the eyes of the man sitting next to me at the dinner table. Thousands of years pass inside his gaze amid a galaxy of memories of which I am drawn to one.

Miles of golden sand dunes drift inside my mind. A desert. There are camels. Each wears an ornate saddle covered in a colorful…



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✨ Bridget Webber

Writer, former counselor, author, and avid tea drinker learning how to live well.