I've shied away from this calling for too long. Since I was a child, I've been drawn to the way language can create other worlds, how it transmits untold messages, and how it can become most anything at all. It's moldable and fluid. It was the hiding place I used to run to when other … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: Rediscovering My Voice
This post has been a long time coming, and of course, as I've written it's become something totally different than I'd originally imagined. And I'm excited about that. The unknown hasn't been looking so scary lately; in fact, it's been looking like somewhere I want to be more often. After all, they say that there's … Continue reading Taking Risks 2019
Picture this: a beautiful painting is hanging on a wall. The colors are just right and the scene is idyllic. It's an eye-catcher as soon as you walk into the room. But the frame is all wrong. It's too bulky and cumbersome. It weighs the painting down and overshadows its beauty. In order to maximize … Continue reading I. Reframing My Mindset: Reading Can Be Bad
Sometimes it can be hard to feel like we belong to anything at all, and wonder what the greater purpose is for our lives. When put in the context of this world, these are constant struggles. However, in the context of God, things become a lot more consistent and clear.
I've been guilty of saying it. And, you know, I've said it quite often as of late. It's that fickle statement that has a way of getting under our skin, and yet stays there there with no objection from us whatsoever. "I wish we could just fast forward a few years when..." Yup. That's quite the … Continue reading Don’t Rush It | Feel the Now