My Goals for 2020

Goals, resolutions, intentions. These days are so saturated with all sorts of synonyms for one thing: making ourselves better. The turn of the year is a great time to reflect on the last 365 days and refocus on what matters to us most. I know some people aren't a fan of this sort of thing, … Continue reading My Goals for 2020

It’s About Time I Did This

I've never wanted tension with anyone. I'm a people-pleaser; I don't like being involved with drama. I always find myself saying yes to helping out with this or that, as I never want to disappoint , and I'm as non-confrontational as they come. In terms of who I am as a friend, I am loyal … Continue reading It’s About Time I Did This

What’s Going On? Fall 2019

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

Excuses, Excuses

My creativity intimidates me. It sounds backwards and odd when I actually write it out, but it's true. Something that used to be my escape is now something I fear. But I don't think it's necessarily the creativity or the writing (in my case) themselves that incite this fear; it's the potential for failure. In … Continue reading Excuses, Excuses

Let’s Talk Mental Health

*I certainly feel the need to state within this post that I am not a mental health or healthcare professional, and can not offer you the best advice in your next steps. However, there are so many people out there who can! I simply want to share my personal story on this subject and how … Continue reading Let’s Talk Mental Health