I’m Happy Because I’m Single By Choice, Not By Chance.

I used to dread the thought of being single and alone. I used to fear that emotions, actions, and vulnerability wouldn’t be reciprocated. I used to fear an unknown world or place that lacked comfort and familiarity. Correction: I used to. I entered into official single life status much later than the majority of people…

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Trusting Me, Myself, & Him

“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” — Joshua 1:9 I’m not going to lie — I’m not the most religious person in the world. I don’t pray every day and/or night. I struggle with always believing there’s a…

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5 Tips For The Hopeless Romantic Trying To Survive Modern Dating

I am a hopeless romantic — I’ve always been a hopeless romantic, and I will probably always be a hopeless romantic. Ever since I first saw Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Aladin, and the rest of the classic Disney fairytale films, the phrase “hopeless romantic” was basically engraved on my forehead. It’s your standard fairytale…

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My Sanctuary

I will be the first person in this world to admit I have countless faults that in another lifetime I may not have had the strength to forgive, nor overcome. Some of the most difficult battles I’ve been faced with have been brought into this world by me, myself, and I — some of which…

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Broken Wings & Learn To Fly

What is love? How do you know if or when you’re in love? How can you tell if or when it’s real? To be completely transparent, I have absolutely no idea — which I’m sure you might not have expected to hear right off the bat. I feel just as scared and in the dark…

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I Am Glory; I Am My Champion

Fall twice? Get back up again. Lost? Find a new perspective. Disappointed? Believe in your comeback. This world is surrounded by a war between darkness and glory — the battle between life’s harrowing moments and rising up in victory in praise of one’s triumphs. Through all of the outside battles between shadows and greatness, life…

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Life’s Great Divide

A distinction marked as significant and difficult to overcome. A boundary between life and life’s end. What is your great divide? How do you define your life’s meaning? Viktor E Frankl once said, “The meaning of life, is to give life meaning.” Not only was this man influenced by his background and suffering from which…

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