There have been moments in my life where I have questioned whether life was worth the living. There were times when I seriously questioned how much quantity of life was worth if I didn’t feel like there was quality. There were moments when I did look for a way out. There were moments when I […]Read more "It Gets Better"
“Just be yourself.” Most of my recent life, as you can tell by the many blog posts I’ve written, I’ve wrestled with the idea of identity. How do I even determine who I am? Life is constant evolution (see upcoming blog post). So how do I determine who I am at any given time? I […]Read more "On Becoming…"
Life is chaotic. And I’ve spent so much of my life living by the scripts people handed me. Everybody has a script for you to follow–whether it’s a career, a family, or even beliefs. And of course it’s because they care. But I think we spend so much of our lives trying to incorporate as […]Read more "Unscripting Life"
“There’s no lie you won’t tear down coming after me.” Reckless love. People have been singing about it for ages now. But what about when that reckless love betrays you? What about when that Love doesn’t catch you when you fall; what about when that Love leaves you when you needed it the most. When […]Read more "When Faith Breaks"
23 It sounds so young. And yet, in the past year, I feel like I’ve been forced to grow and stretch in ways I didn’t know I could. In this year, I fell in love with the love of my life and in this year I lost him. I know many of you have questions […]Read more "23"
If I don’t start writing now, I’ll probably never get it all down. Maybe my story won’t mean anything to you, but hey, maybe it will. Either way, it’s time to write. Foreward: I sit here typing this chapter when I should be working on the papers that are due this week. My cat, Mycroft […]Read more "On becoming – Chapter 1"
Lately, there has been quite a bit of discussion in the church. And that’s not necessarily a bad thing. In fact, I’d even say it is a positive improvement. What isn’t, is the way some people are going about these discussions. Slander, personal attacks, and assumptions are all sanctioned under the guise of “supporting/telling the […]Read more "Guilty until proven innocent (and other lies we’re told…) Pt. 1"