beach Archives - Joanna Campbell Slan

The Lesson of the Starfish

I found a starfish on the beach today. I admire starfishes. Their power to regenerate impresses me. And most of all, I admire that even if they are missing a limb, they go on. I think there’s a lesson there. It’s all too easy to give up. To throw in the beachtowel and say, “Things […]