Potential

Once upon a time, I fell in love with Potential. I didn’t see it coming, walking in my barely there way, weary from losing my mother and best friend too soon. After seventeen years of singleness I was starting to feel like my opportunity for marriage was fading. I’d already soul crushingly talked myself out…

Becoming Less

year by year day by day week by week hour by hour minute by minute second by s.e..c…o….n…..d……    

Waiting Through Doubt

The doubt isn’t that there are good ones out there, it’s waiting for him to show up.

My Father’s Protection

Though, I am drawn to worldly things and curious moments, my God takes me back, pulls me nearer, and covers me with His love. I lean into Him like I’m gasping for breath; for life to never leave me. “But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen you and protect you from the evil…

Death’s Beginning: The Eyes of Grace Through Faith

What is death? Is it the last exhale of life, the rigamortis of muscle, the grievance of the heart, the end of a relationship? Is it the renewing of the mind or the end of sins? Does it have a beginning? Death isn’t just a hole in the ground, a casket holding the earth down,…

Beyond Myself and Into the World

I’m sitting in a local cafe facing the river and watching the world go by. A blur of red, grey, white pass in my peripheral between me and the river. I wonder where they are going, business, lunch, vacation? The music in my ear transports me back to Cali where my closest friends reside. I’m…