I wrote a poem for you today. You know, the kind that talks about love and loss. Just the thought of you sparks my imagination And words come through. I never thought I was the sort for love letters Longing penned and sent with a kiss But speaking doesn’t permit, Doesn’t express, As my pen... Continue Reading →
There’s something about this world There’s something about this country There’s something about this generation . . . There’s something about me that won’t let me wait gracefully.
It’s always the first holiday of the new year, every new year. It comes almost as a respite from the havoc the day-to-day work life of the past 2 weeks has already wrought in our personal lives. It can even give us a chance to catch up on that resolution we haven’t done the best […]... Continue Reading →
The end of 2017 was all about getting out of my comfort zone. I quit a perfectly good career and jumped into the deep end of doing things a littler differently. I am having all of the adjustment and growing pains that come with trying and failing to find my place. In order to stop... Continue Reading →
Like many I can say that 2017 was tough. I found myself overwhelmed mentally, physically, emotionally, and all the other -llys. It was the kind of year that made you run to old bad habits just to survive. It isn't right but yet we are here. I am still learning how I want to live... Continue Reading →
Warning: Language https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j9XyT8vQsyg After a series of less than thrilling online dating interactions I am ready to admit the truth: I might be bad at dating. I'm not as broken and messed up as Issa on Insecure but the monotony of small talk and weirdness of first dates rings true. I find myself wondering,... Continue Reading →
In 2007 I graduated from college. With four years of relative freedom and youthful shenanigans under my belt as well as no idea what I wanted to do with my life I took the long road trip home to Oakland, CA and moved into my father's guest room. It felt like everyone I knew back... Continue Reading →
Have you ever wondered what that moment after "Not my will but thine be done" looks like? What do the moments, hours, days, weeks and months after "Yes" feel like? I've stepped out in faith and I have no idea what next is. I don't doubt what I have done, there is no regret in... Continue Reading →