I don't want to be here. This place, my soul hates, this void of existence....but here I am. People talk from the outside about who I should be, who I am, the next moves I should make in this existence that is my life. What do they know? This place is a place of pain, … Continue reading Optimism
Bring me to the place where nothing else matters Where all I need is you Where nothing else satisfies Make me hungry I take my fill and want for more I cannot exhaust the spring from which the water flows I run toward the source of my comfort I escape the need for comfort knowing … Continue reading Running Clothes
I always thought my dad was a hero. I think a lot of us feel that way when we're growing up. Fathers possess super powers to fix everything from squeaky hinges to teary moments and automotive mayhem. I still call my dad when the car is making a goofy noise and I'm worried. My husband … Continue reading Heroes
You know that feeling when something hits you? I mean REALLY hits you! Those moments of clarity when something you've heard a million times suddenly is alive with meaning. I think of Isaiah's words in Isaiah 6 when he says "I am undone". The gravity of what God is doing or has done finally sinks … Continue reading On Days When it Sinks in
I heard someone say once that our stories define us. I couldn't disagree more. Our stories contribute to our worldview. Our stories can impact or influence our actions and attitudes. They give us wisdom and sometimes strength. Sometimes we allow them to make us bitter. Still, only one thing can define us. We are defined … Continue reading Who are you?