The world is constantly lit up. The fluorescence of the city. The blur of streetlights on the highway. The singular window aglow at three in the morning. And then there's the internal spotlight. We all have one. It's the light we look at ourselves under when we worry about what other people might see or … Continue reading Lights Out 2020.
The "What's Going on?" series is my way of bridging the gap between my personal life and the Word Oasis blog. I want to share not only my ideas, but who I am. I update seasonally on what I'm up to, struggles I'm facing, and successes I've had. It's a depiction of life. Since my … Continue reading What’s Going On? Fall 2019
Truth be told, we aren't always as complicated as we make ourselves seem. Many things in life, in fact, are quite simple although we like to complicate them. So today, I thought I'd make a comparison between us and something very simple: sponges. By nature, we can be very similar; much like sponges in water, we … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: I Am a Sponge (and so are you!)
I've been at this blogging thing for awhile. I thought I had it down pretty well by now. Well, turns out I've been doing it wrong... at least by my new standards. To date, I've put blogging in a box and placed so many restrictions on myself when it came to this outlet. I put … Continue reading Get Honest Project: I’ve Been Doing This Wrong…
For the month of May, I'm going to be unraveling the Get Honest Project. We're going to get into the nitty-gritty: stories I haven't told, topics most people shy away from, my own flaws, and what it really takes to change life for the better after tragedy. I don't want to do a rehash of … Continue reading What’s Going On? Get Honest Project