all in a year

I just found this old draft. It's over three years old. Before I got married, I complained that no one told me the difficult parts of it; they only told me the happy parts. The parts that you see in the perfectly edited photos from the wedding day. None of the befores and afters. Well, [...]

year one, the poem.

felt your hot breath and your tears falling to my chest as we feared together, things to come. i sat quietly, your arms around me, with lightbulbs in my head turning on. thinking when we're old, if we make it there... i don't believe in promises, but this i swear: i know you'll love me [...]

I want to be…

"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 [...]