forward motion: a miracle

You know how some things just don't go how you want them to go? And you spend so much time fighting it, trying to change it, trying to win a battle you've, in reality, already lost. You come to the point when you just have to accept it. Accepting it is the only thing left … Continue reading forward motion: a miracle


I've come to realize that I was not called to be silent.¬†Let me explain before those who know me start laughing out loud. Sometimes I'm under the impression that all my thinking entitles me to a certain right of silence about my experiences and ideas, especially the crazy ones that I seem to be eternally … Continue reading I BELIEVE IN MIRACLES

A miracle, part two

I headed off to college in the fall of 2005. I was packed¬†and ready to go, in every sense of the word. Even though I had been ready for college since kindergarten, it was still an emotional parting with my family when it was finally time for them to leave me in the state of … Continue reading A miracle, part two

A miracle, part one

Those of you who know me understand how I operate intellectually. You may also be familiar with the way I operate spiritually. Growing up in a home where all I ever knew was God, the Bible, Sunday School, and church songs (both traditional and nontraditional), I have come through a journey of battling with extremes. … Continue reading A miracle, part one