Happy Birthday, Teri! (Yes, I'm talking to myself!) No one can dim your light. No one can take credit for your joy... You are more than a conqueror through Christ Jesus, so shine on and remain in Him 🎂 #thisis33 #thisisaresurrection #believe. Mark my words: This year will be epic.
When you hear the word "rejection," what comes to mind? For some, it's the sting of unrequited love. For others, it's feeling ignored, forgotten, left out, or overlooked --both intentionally and unintentionally --in any given scenario (e.g., among friends, colleagues, complete strangers, etc.) Everyone experiences rejection from time to time, and most people would agree… Continue reading Navigating Rejection
Between two moves and a trip to Chicago, I didn't make time to publish new content this month. Not that there wasn't anything to write about... I just needed a little break before I got back into the swing of things. As July 2018 comes to a close, I'd like to share a few thoughts… Continue reading The Day
Lately I've found myself going back to this one book. I'm not exactly sure how I stumbled upon it, but last year, after I read the first couple of chapters online and picked up a physical copy, I knew it was destined to be a new favorite of mine. More importantly, I knew it had… Continue reading Dare to Dream
Well, folks - it's January 31, and as the first month of 2018 comes to an end, I'm thinking about ways to regroup before the next one begins. For context, in the last two weeks alone, I fought a stomach bug, mourned the loss of yet another missed opportunity, and woke up to find my… Continue reading When Everything Feels Hard
I started this blog post last week with the intention of publishing it over the weekend. Long story short, a few hard and somewhat scary things happened, so I took some time away to process my thoughts and get in a better head space. I'm not sure how long this present clarity of mind will… Continue reading New Year, New Me
[Written on November 18, 2017] Dear God, It's me -- your daughter, and I have a few things I'd like to get off my chest. You already know what's on my mind and in my heart, so I won't mince words. I'm sick of this place, and I don't mean Austin, Texas. I'm not entirely… Continue reading Dear God