Doubting God

“Read your Bible, pray every day, and you’ll grow, grow, grow.” How many of you heard that song as a kid? I would like to say that I read the Bible and pray every day, but I don’t. Insert any number of excuses here. It’s kind of like how I spent 3 hours at the … Continue reading


Hello old friend. It’s been a few years hasn’t it? Well I have deleted the fancy blog that the fancy conference told me I needed, I ditched all the graphics I had designed, and I cast off every shoulda coulda woulda they told us. It was not me. It lead me to a very dis-genuine … Continue reading

Off Season

Today’s thoughts have been stirred by Lysa Terkeurst from her blog post entitled “And then I received another rejection letter.” Lysa is now a renowned author and speaker. Her post today reflected upon all of the rejection and doubt she went through for years before ever being published. She quotes 2 Timothy 4:2, “Preach the Word; be prepared … Continue reading

Snow White and the Wine Stain

Snow White and the Wine Stain

Whether you drink it, cook with it, or have seen a movie with it, you know that wine stains like no other. The second that wine hits that pure white fabric, it is there to stay. There is no amount of magic that can restore that crisp white. You can seltzer it, oxi-clean it, bleach … Continue reading

I Went Out Last Night

I went out last night. That is how every bad country song begins. Last night, as I was comfy on the couch with some girl friends, eating pizza, talking, warm and comfortable when they decided I needed to go out. Of the five of us, 2 were dating, and the three of us were single. … Continue reading

2014~ The blur

I didn’t even remember my username or password. I wanted to write, but I did not. I had things to say, but I could not. I needed to put words into sentences, but they came not. 2014 was the year I questioned everything. Every post I deleted. Every thought I negated. Every truth I denied. … Continue reading

~2013~ A Year in Review

What did 2013 look like to me? Chaos. If I had a bird’s eye view, I am sure it was hilarious watching me scurry about dealing with change in every facet of my life. From a personal perspective though, it was quite chaotic and hardly hilarious, until now. People often say “Hindsight is 20/20.” I … Continue reading

The Wallflower

He was walking straight towards me. I averted my eyes, thinking that may deter him. Then, I see the toes of his shoes inches from mine. My heart is pounding. I swallow hard and look up, into the most beautiful face I have ever seen. He humbly asks me to dance, though I cannot hear … Continue reading

Broken Beauty

This story is dedicated to the one friend who loved me through my ugly and showed me true beauty- Christianna, the most beautiful soul I know. ____________                 Once upon a time, there was a little girl who was separated from her father at birth. She was raised by another family who gave her everything … Continue reading

Happiness and Sleepless

Tonight I tried to go to bed on time. It has been two hours since then. I have no motivation to sleep tonight. I am headed to my hometown tomorrow to spend a weekend with the family. I don’t even have anything packed. I am just excited to be going. I am also ridiculously happy … Continue reading