About three months ago, I applied for graduate school at the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee. Honestly, I decided to take a shot in the dark to see what would happen. After months of patiently waiting, I received an envelope in the mail. Not a large envelope, but a small one - the kind that means… Continue reading Today, God Said No To Grad School
"What type of bread? Also, what type of cheese?" I looked blankly at the woman behind the register, totally baffled by two of the simplest questions regarding what type of grilled turkey and cheese I would like. As indecisive as I can be, this is the type of moment that normally stops me in my… Continue reading The Greatness of God in My Indecisive Life
A few Fridays ago, I was standing in my living room, screaming at God. I was so angry, how could he do what he did to me!? How could he give me something so beautiful and then rip it out of my grasp!? How could he want to see me hurt!? At that point, it had been… Continue reading And Then, I Jumped.
I have this memory of senior year in high school. It was my last day in my walking class and, at the end, there went me and my best friend since Kindergarten, Alex, was next to me. We ran into the the largest lake in town and then, in that moment, I never thought our lives would… Continue reading Our Journey To Adulthood
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Needless to say, the last couple weeks have been different. I will be completely honest, as much as I want to talk about what I've been going through, I feel like God has taken the reigns and I'm ready to see what journey unfolds.¹ Anyhow, so as life (at least my life) tends to do during… Continue reading A Couple Weeks Late and A Hundred Dollars Short
Someone once told me that spiders will eat the other bugs in your apartment if you don't smash them. As much I'd love to believe this, I seriously can't stand the idea of them crawling across my bed, my dresser, or my face (yuck). Yet, while I watch them climb the walls and cross the ceiling,… Continue reading Have You Ever Watched a Spider?
I'm bat s**t crazy, and that's that. You might be thinking to yourself, "No, crazy people don't admit that they're crazy. This chick is just trying to get attention." You're wrong.¹ I guess, when I go to the doctor, they don't necessarily diagnose me with crazy. Actually, the exact term they use for whatever is constantly going… Continue reading This is my Disclaimer