gotta be vulnerable. i started this blog because i convinced myself i just needed a new platform for content creation. for fun content, not the serious stuff i used to write. but after just a week, i have started doubting my intentions and abilities. i started telling myself i needed to make money as a [...]
I always thought I'd be a writer. Actually that's not true. But in the past few years, yeah, I thought I'd be a writer. Or maybe a missionary. Or a singer. Or a banjoist. Something. I've been thinking a lot lately about dreams and then I read my friend's post about dreams, and it added [...]
I’ve been feeling a great deal of writers block lately.
I have an intense desire to write, to inspire, to inform, but truthfully it hasn’t been coming so easily. I spend most of my hours at work, with Jonah, or trying to ground myself in my yoga practice; but I’ve noticed a shift of joy lately. I’ve been more in tune with my own needs, and the needs of those around me. I’m starting to feel rested and peaceful. I’ve been hoping and praying about these things for what seems like forever. I’m taking one day at a time; i’m trying to be less frustrated, less disconnected, and less impatient. I’m accepting where I am; I’m spending a lot of time planning, brainstorming, and dreaming about where I hope the new year takes me. I am also allowing myself to be more present. I am allowing grace to lead me…
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"I want to be the kind of writer who is awake to the realities of heaven, but engaged in the realities of this world." -Allison Vesterfelt in Packing Light I hope I can be this writer for you. I hope my posts challenge you to see the God of Christianity in a new way. I [...]
Hey blog friends! In an attempt to write more than once a month, I'd love some feedback about topics I could write about! I seem to write about Christian faith a lot, and I do enjoy discussing where faith and political things collide. I also enjoy doing commentaries on silly things that happen in television [...]
I. Hate. Guidelines. I hate checklists. I hate to-do lists. I hate advice on how to accomplish a task. Okay, kind of. I think the amount of knowledge on the Internet right now is terrifying. And a HUGE majority of this knowledge is "how-to." How to have the perfect wedding, how to write a novel, [...]