the textures of her life: part one

I got to know my sister through the colors and textures of her world this weekend.  How different from everything I know and am comfortable with in my world. IMG_3204 IMG_3349 IMG_3358

She has three children in the city: absurd, many think, as she shuffles them in and out of doors, strollers in and out of the subway, up and down flights of cement steps just to come home.  The textures of the city are all her children know.

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This is her life, the textures that have continued to make her who she is--and she thrives at it.  I have so much to learn from her...