for not against

It’s been forever since I posted anything, but I’ve been thinking about something to post for the longest time. I started a few drafts..nothing exciting, and just couldn’t find anything I really felt passionate enough about to present something beautiful to this page. My life had just been very uneventful and peaceful. Then in one […]

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too big a number

        “I tell my story, not because it is unique, but because it is not.  It is the story of many girls.” -Malala Yousafzai- What a profound and humble statement from such a profound and humble young lady. Malala is an eighteen year old girl from Pakistan fighting for girl’s rights to […]

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pride

Humans.  We are prideful beings aren’t we?  My pastor once said that a truly humble person would be nearly impossible to argue with.  I don’t know about you, but I’ve never met someone like that. Pride.  This is the epitome of human nature.  And I feel like Americans are viewed as the epitome of this […]

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insecurity

Hey!  It’s been far too long.  Life just keeps getting in the way! I cannot believe I’m writing chapter six!  This has been so fun so far, and I hope you are enjoying it as much as I am. 🙂 Okay, so what do you think of when I say this word?: i n s […]

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blessed

I don’t really have the words for how I am feeling right now. All I know is that I am so incredibly blessed. I just watched an episode of American Idol on which Kelly Clarkson performed her song “Piece by Piece”. The song is written to her father, who abandoned her and her family and refused to […]

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