Trust the process

I’ve been sitting in the library staring at the screen for 25 minutes now, wondering what on earth I could possibly say that would make sense of the last few weeks and days. In the final few weeks of the semester, it became abundantly clear I was swimming in waters that were about to become…

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Realizing you’ve lost your way

An awakening of sorts.

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Book #11: Orphan Train

“Orphan Train” had me feeling all sorts of ways.

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Book #10: Down in the holler

I haven’t craved summer this much in a long, long time.

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The holy ground of grandma’s house: Lessons for growing older

Visiting and reflecting on one of the most monumental places of my childhood as I turn 20.

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Faithful in your lostness

I am lost. Very lost. But God knows where I am and where I will be.

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When home becomes just a place you visit

Home just isn’t what it used to be.

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The Beauty of This Place

It’s cold today. Almost freezing. And it rained for a very long time. Also, there is a boat load of wind. Welcome to homecoming weekend! This morning was the Street Fair on campus, which is one of the flagship events for homecoming weekend. And all of this inclement weather went down during the fair. But…

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I Don’t Miss Home

I haven’t been in my hometown for over 35 days. That’s not too shabby for a homebody like me. Especially when I tell you that I actually don’t miss home. In the first month since arriving at school, I have done a lot of things. I have made friends. I have made adult decisions (such as…

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