life is beautiful

October 18, 2014

So far it’s been a busy yet very happy fall. I never officially said goodbye to New Orleans, though I wrote more about it than any other place. I will go back and remanence over that corner of my heart one day. In the meantime, let’s get up to speed. We left NOLA, I have […]

and the walls came tumbling down

September 15, 2014

“Do you have anyone speaking into your life?” This question could mean a hundred different things but I knew exactly what she meant. The answer sounded in my ears without hesitation. It has taken me a number of weeks to dissect it. To look at each piece and question it. There was no denying the […]

let’s be real and eat pancakes

September 11, 2014

“The very character we exhibit in our present surroundings is an indication of what we will be like in other surroundings.” Oswald Chambers. I needed that sentence this morning. A rough start to the day and a headache that refused to let my eyes open isn’t my favorite way to say good morning. The past […]

dear pastor paul

September 3, 2014

I should have written this letter to you months ago. I’m sorry I didn’t. The truth is I didn’t realize how much I would miss you. It sounds terrible to say, but I know you can handle the honesty. I took you for granted. You had always been a constant in my life and I […]

hello nola

September 2, 2014

All good stories are born in a moment of fear. At least that is my conclusion. While fear has the natural tendency to make one want to run, I am discovering when you don’t, there is something waiting for you on the other side. It’s called life, or better yet, adventure. This story begins at […]