Why tip toe when you know you just want to barge in and grasp whatever it is that you need?
Fierceness is never tamed or ever completely harnessed. We know…fierceness is an integral part of the human spirit and emotional conviction. Fierceness leads to poignant life stories. Cases in point….read these excerpts by aaduna summer 2017 issue contributors Soukeyna Mbaye, Alfredo Almazan, Oliver Lodge, and Nicholas Musch: Soukeyna Mbaye (photo provided) Soukeyna Mbaye’s , “Just Far Enough” I clung on to my mother’s hand as if she would disappear if I let go. She stood to my right and my father to my left and they were both ready to abandon me. I was probably told way in advance I would be starting preschool, but the shock came just as strong as if I was suddenly swept away to this unknown room. Standing in that large entrance hall, I was not the only one reluctant to leave their parent. Children my age are either sobbing or on the verge of doing so, begging their parents to bring them home. But a lady goes from child to child, says a few word