Humans like to put things in boxes. Continue reading “boxes don’t hold people very well”
I’ve stood on a battlefield, staring down a roaring lion, glimpsing the mountains in the background. I’ve stood in that moment and realized that there’s a fight to be had and a long trek ahead.
And that’s before I even opened my eyes to turn off the agitating alarm telling me to begin the day. Continue reading “lions to fight and mountains to climb”
“In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind.” Continue reading “The Source of Life”
Life spins fast. In a few decades, this moment of time could be frozen, the motivation for you to turn to a person you love and ask them, “Do you remember when…?” Continue reading ““Remember when…?””
Have you ever noticed that we’re all desperately striving for sameness? Continue reading “ugly carbon copies”
What does a courageous life look like? Continue reading “take courage, my heart”
Stepping out of the door to my dorm this morning, I couldn’t help but smile. It was the calm after a raging thunderstorm last night, and the earth was just HAPPY. The air smelled fresh, the grass hadn’t looked this green in forever, and the breeze didn’t make me running back inside for a sweater. Continue reading “Spring is a Spiritual Thing”
Do you ever feel like life is just HAPPENING to you? It’s like you’ve stopped actually living, and you’re just trying to survive it.
Yesterday, October 25th, marked two months since I moved away from my home, my family and friends, and everything that was familiar in order to finish my education. Although this is a common and usual thing as you transition into adulthood, change is a significantly difficult thing for me to handle; I have always taken a little bit longer than others to adapt to things, and I love dwelling in my comfort zone. Continue reading “Off the Edge of Life”
What are you known for? A simple question, yet one that can dig deep into a soul. When people think of you, what comes to mind? What does the world think of you? Continue reading “What are you known for?”