*A feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen.
*A feeling of trust.
*Want something to happen or be the case.
Ah, hope. We use this daily. (I HOPE we do) and take it for granted. Or maybe we just take in the FIRST definition of the word. But it's the second one that makes all the difference.
To have a feeling of trust in something or someone requires openness, courage to be vulnerable, and a degree of study or preparation. Actors need to do that. Police interrogators do that. Parents do that. We ALL would benefit from doing that.
At least, I HOPE.
In April 2020, while experiencing her first ever global pandemic, Tamar Pelzig pledged to write something every day, even if it's only a word, so she welcomed to the world a daily blog to keep her creative writing wheels rolling.
Header Art: Daniel Landerman