Some days I wake up and the light is so bright, the hope is so overwhelming that I feel weightless. Like I may be dancing and twirling on the fluffiest clouds, wrapped in the arms of sun rays. Brightness is easy when your dancing in the troposphere. But some days seem far and few in... Continue Reading →
I leaned against the shower wall, clenching the razor tight in my hand. My salty tears were quickly washed away by the steaming water running down my face. My long, light brown hair draped over my shoulders like a curtain as my head hung down low. The pain that weighed down my soul was so... Continue Reading →
“I love you and I am so happy for you. But if I don’t sound that way, I need you to understand, it isn’t about you. I am just feeling a little jealous to be honest.” “What? Jealous of what exactly?” the sharpness of her tone cut through to my heart. I immediately regretted opening... Continue Reading →
“I’ve been bamboozled. He told me it has always been romantic on his part.” I was listening to my best friend joyfully ramble about the date she just went on with the man who was certain to be her husband one day. With every sentence, she was revealing these supernatural instances that undoubtedly confirmed that... Continue Reading →
“Its like no matter what I do, I can’t hear God.” “Well, have you ever considered that maybe you’re so used to God having to yell at you to get your attention that you just haven’t learned to hear Him in the whispers.” A few years back, I was having a whole entire imaginary life... Continue Reading →
As soon as I read that verse, I knew it was for me. God was telling me that I was still in the wilderness. The place the Israelites spent for 40 years on a journey that should have taken about a month’s time. They passed the same places. Ate the same things. I am in my wilderness ready to crossover to a place that has already been toiled and built just for me. I just had to learn to trust Him.
I am a fixer. When I see a problem, when I see someone hurting, I have this all-consuming to need to help. I want to give advice. Or buy them food. Or hug them. I just want to fix. It’s a horrible trait and can become quite annoying I know. But those who are close... Continue Reading →