By the time this makes it onto my blog (in case it ever does), I will be past this. I need a place at the moment to write EXACTLY how I'm feeling, and sometimes this pretense of actually getting it out there is better than simply writing in my journal. Maybe someone can relate to this. And … Continue reading Relationships, Running, Reading, and (W)RITING (The heart of my blog, pt. 4 of 4)
I used to think that building relationships was something that I had to do outside of what I was already doing. On one hand, yes, it does take extra effort to build relationships with other people rather than just be a loner. However, I'm learning to form relationships around what I am already doing and … Continue reading RELATIONSHIPS, Running, Reading, and (W)riting (The heart of my blog, pt. 3 of 4)
Over the last few weeks, I have put my nose to the grindstone to finish a manuscript that I've been working on for a while. Once I fill in some gaps, I'm hoping to find a publisher. At the moment, this is still a long-term goal, but it's something to look forward to. Since I'm … Continue reading Reading to Write
I started the first couple chapters of Braving the Wilderness, by Brené Brown. This is our non-fiction book feature for the month of February at HMDillard Online Book Club. I started this book club almost a year ago because I want to get fellow reader's inputs on books that I don't normally read, and even new … Continue reading Book Club February Read: Braving the Wilderness, by Brené Brown
Silent Monks Singing the Hallelujah Chorus This just makes me smile! They did an awesome job! Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee--Street Music I've seen this video for a couple years now, and it always reminds me to stop during this busy season to worship the Lord. https://youtu.be/fj6r3-sQr58 British Army Musicians Surprise Christmas Shoppers This … Continue reading A Few of My Favorite [Christmas Songs]! 🎶🎄
This December (on a very special day for me!) the official Psych movie comes out! A lot of the times I've had to borrow someone else's series because I don't actually own any of them, but have seen several of the seasons multiple times. When I first started watching these, I thought, They are too funny. I don't … Continue reading Psyched for Psych!
The theme keeps popping up in my life about dependency on people. Not the unhealthy, co-dependency that is dangerous in relationships, but just the straight-forward fact that I as a human being need community. I have been bombarded this week with opportunities that show me that this life is not just about me and what … Continue reading Making Room