Inadvertent Hiatus

I had no intention of taking a break from this blog between the Christmas season and the end of Easter. However, apparently it was necessary. I’m not entirely sure how I managed to keep it up during Christmas, to be honest, but I did. Once we were through that season, however, I found myself utterly … Read more

Isaiah 64-66 Psalm 121

This is my favorite Psalm. “I lift my eyes up to the hills, where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the maker of heaven and earth.” It has brought me comfort when I most needed it. Courage when when I was afraid. When I am anxious, the verse springs to … Read more

Let’s Talk

This was supposed to go up Tuesday. It’s 11pm Thursday night. I’m just writing it now. My brain does not like to process stress. My brain likes to pretend it can ignore stress while slowly making me more and more grumpy until it just shuts down, like a drain that slowly collects gunk until it’s … Read more

Pieces of Me

I thought it would be helpful if I shared my story. For those of you coming to the blog a bit later on, yes, I shared four posts in this category before going back to write an introduction. That is a prime example of part of my story: I have ADHD, and I’m making this … Read more

A Big Move

When I was seven, we moved from Virginia to South Florida. Everyone in my family was going through something. The ‘better job’ my dad took, the one that moved us 1,000 miles, was terrible. He immediately began looking for a way out. He would spend the next five years looking for a job closer to … Read more