Kestrel by Phoenix

Courage …

Legacy Initiative: Not all heroes wear a cape

“It’s fierce, an’ it’s not bothered about anybody, not even about me right. And that’s why it’s great.”

–Barry Hines, A Kestrel for a Knave

I think there is a natural beauty in a hawk, as Billy Casper makes clear in the novel A Kestrel for a Knave, a hawk for a gentle thief. One thing that I think is specifically beautiful is an inherent freedom found in allowing yourself to be free. For a hawk, this means not caring about hurting anyone’s feelings, being tough and wild and raw. For a human, this might be connecting on a deep level with others. Whatever the case may be, it’s important we keep these ideas of natural beauty in mind.

I got to take part in another awesome burrito outreach with The Legacy Initiative. This outreach was in February of 2016. I was particularly excited this time around because two of…

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