home is where you keep your books

June 16, 2015

Life has a way of rolling right along and I’m thankful it does because it’s a good reminder to keep ahold of in the hard moments. This too will pass, sometimes not quickly enough, but in many cases probably faster than we ever want to admit. And so just like that we rented a U-haul […]

the right now

May 16, 2015

I have this problem. I can’t stop writing. But none of it is really blog material. Its similar to a long conversation with a good friend, no need for hello or goodbye. Which makes sense on my platforms, but for here I am not sure. Which is a shame because parts of it are really […]

true to you

April 10, 2015

After my brother Ben’s wedding, Hannah and I stayed behind from the rest of the family to visit our cousin Lauren. When you’re from Texas nothing seems very far. Pennsylvania was practically in the same neighborhood as New York. We had an astoundingly wonderful visit and something unexpected happened. Morghan suggested we meet up in […]

hope does not put us to shame

April 8, 2015

Facebook makes my eye twitch. Yes, ironically enough I will soon be posting a link. It goes like this. I log onto my sister’s account, paste the link and hold my breath while it loads. Even being on the site makes my blood pressure rise. I feel as if I am in a crowded room […]

finding joy

April 6, 2015

Joy and Happiness often get confused. They may be similar but they come from different materials. Happiness often occurs when things are going well. When you get what you want. Its grand but it often flies out the window the moment things go south. Joy is something different. You often have to fight for it. […]