"Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep. Live in harmony with one another. Do not be haughty, but associate with the lowly. Never be wise in your own sight."--Romans 12:15 Do weddings stir up pain for you or make you uncomfortable? Though my joy overflows for the bride and groom, I usually burst into … Continue reading The Hard Path of Choosing Rejoicing over Envy
It's an understatement to say that beauty or "hotness" if you will is one of America's most precious and invasive gods. Everywhere. Six packs and bulking arms. Legs longer than my torso and flat stomachs abound. We're constantly embroiled in these messages. These messages truly make it seem as if there's only one way to … Continue reading Are You Willing to Die to Having a “Hot” Spouse?
600 Days. Terrible. Impossible. Unwanted. 14,400 Hours. Without you. Without us. Me without a mom. 1 year. 7 months. 23 days. How on earth am I here without you? Time is still marked by your absence, whether I will it or not. There’s so many things I want to tell you. So much about my … Continue reading Grief: 600 Days Later