mixed emotions

#1. I woke with regret. It's been a week since surgery. I'm doing quite well--pretty strong, beating fatigue. But I should have set up an auto response for email, trusted all of work to God. Instead, I'm not truly resting and it feels too late now. What pains me is not that I need the …

music

she is, for me, a strange friend. quite frankly, i don't know what to do with her. Justin and i had a really honest talk the other day about music. i realized just how a part of me she really is. i cried at the thought of losing her, of giving up on her. i also realized …

unexpected love

so i bought some roses this morning, a last-minute decision, and encouraged students to hand them out on this love-celebration-day. by 5pm, there were still many roses left so i took some and decided to hand them out randomly to women on campus. it was priceless. encounter 1 (sitting on a bench) would you like a …

miracles

i often wake up in the morning, so unsure of how the day will flow. it's not that i have nothing to do. oh no. i never have nothing to do. it's that i'm unsure where to start. back in 2001, somewhere in the fall, i and many other a young woman attended a day-long …

something beautiful

i've come to really enjoy this song by need to breathe. and now, as i make my way to slumberville, i'm remembering the beauty i've recently experienced: girlfriend time a reminder that my man knows me well leaving work before it's pitch black outside inspiration God's unconditional love as evidenced by all of the above …