a letter to the college freshman

a letter to the college freshman

dear college freshman, Expect change. There are no words that could every properly embody what college actually is, how it actually affects you, and what your life is going to look like in just eight short months. Expect your perspective to change, expect your friend groups to change, and expect yourself to change. I feel [...]

confidence in His faithfulness

confidence in His faithfulness

This morning I sat at my desk reading over Isaiah 61 and spending some time with the Lord before the busyness of the day began. And then I was just flooded with words and had to write them out. I'll be super honest. I have had a super hard time understanding the desires of my heart. I [...]

noteworthy

noteworthy

I just really, really, really wanna remember all the freakin amazing things that have happened in 2017. I wanna remember finding Milky Chance tickets the day before their concert, and how it became one of the best concerts of my life. I wanna remember that beyond amazing harmonica solo by Antonio Greger that I may [...]

broken into pieces

broken into pieces

I think it was early October 2016. I was visiting my sister at WVU and she gave me a little present. A 'Write the Word' journal. I literally fell in love. It is such a cool tool for getting into the Word and spending time in God’s truth (something I am not very good at [...]

A Wild and Fierce Love

A Wild and Fierce Love

"love should feel secure but wild" - r.h. sin A wild love. It's what every girl dreams of. Exciting adventures with someone who makes your heart beat fast. Late nights, long drives, sunny days, jam sessions, and spontaneous slow dances. Finding moments that give you a rush -- making memories with someone you feel wild [...]

Time Heals All Wounds

Time Heals All Wounds

I looked down and saw the old blister on the back of my heel. A souvenir from Australia when I hiked 4 miles in soaking wet leather vans. No longer red, no longer sore, no longer scabbed. I remembered how utterly painful that blister was the day it appeared, no joke. It was so bad. [...]

Why Are You Still Waiting?

Why Are You Still Waiting?

Follow my blog with Bloglovin'! My question to you, today, is why are you waiting? Waiting for a better opportunity, waiting for a better time, waiting for better resources? Why are you waiting? I was stuck in a period of waiting for a long, long time. I had wanted to start a blog for a few [...]