I am 31 and single, and I am burdened for you. You who wake up on both sides of the bed every morning. You who sit alone, eat alone, weep alone, laugh alone, live each day alone. You who continue to check the dreaded marital-status box – single. I write to you. Not as one who … More Your Single Days Are Now
Sometimes when I write, my brain is quiet. Too quiet. My fingers wait, paralyzed. To express something that doesn’t feel . . . there. How? Sometimes when I write, my brain is noisy. Far too noisy. It seems my fingers can’t keep up . . . but repeatedly press the “backspace” key and somehow still … More Sometimes When I Write . . .
For the last two years, I have spent a lot of time with Mark. He’s a man of few words, but two years with him, and I’ve only scratched the surface. When some see sheer glory, they are stunned speechless. Others rattle on for pages. Not Mark. He writes with words profoundly succinct to tell … More My 2-Year Journey with Mark
I live in Louisville – the 29th largest city in the U.S. with a metro population of 1,269,702. Life in “the Ville” is thrilling. Always something to do. Somewhere to go. People to hang with. Great parks. Events galore. It’s a happenin’ place. But I don’t consider myself a “city girl.” I dislike almost anything … More The Ville
I sometimes think I’m a freak of nature. I despise bananas. Housework is one of my favorite pastimes. I hate the thought of dancing. And for a highly opinionated person, my vote is, “I don’t care,” A LOT. But I really feel like a freak of nature when it comes to Bible study. I choose … More Why Study the Bible?
Fight. Just the word, “fight.” It screams at me from deep within. Again and again. When I watch a marriage crumble. And I think of all the things that might have prevented it. When everything a child sees and hears has the potential to destroy their soul. When statistics threaten and history is unforgiving and … More Fight
I am not a scholar. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical Studies, but I promise I suffered from poor comprehension and spent most of my time in the practice room. That’s what happens when piano is more important and paper-writing and test-taking skills are easy to come by. You graduate summa cum laude from … More I Am Not A Scholar