Tag Archives: Hope

Crossroads

In an odd sort of way, I have been involved in ministry for the last 13 years. My work mainly consists of logistical support, program management, information and referral, appointment scheduling, building management, and supervising/office management. I also provide crisis … Continue reading

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And Sometimes Monsters Don’t Matter

There are still monsters who find space in my mind. Even after clearing away all the dust and fog, they still find places to hide. They love the shadows; the dark places I fear to tread. And when I least … Continue reading

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Be a Burning Light

“Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?” And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and … Continue reading

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New Shores

I’ve been without a computer for weeks now. It sits, carefully packed, in a box from our move. As my family and I have been rearranging our lives so completely, I just haven’t had time to make that box a … Continue reading

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To Write is to Heal

It’s about storytelling. Crafting beautiful lies on a foundation of honesty to reveal magnificent truth. But also, it is about healing. Tending to open wounds and hungry demons. It is about keeping ghost and shadows in their proper place; in … Continue reading

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To See Change, We Must be the Change

In a world of 24-hour news it would appear as if the world is coming apart at the seams. Real life horror stories are played over and over again in a 30 second loop. Economic collapse, race wars,  youth violence, … Continue reading

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Whatever Happens, Happens

The day unfurled like a blank scroll waiting to be written; waiting to record my future. I lifted the quill and began to write in prayer. Our Father’s and Hail Mary’s preluded a discussion with God – asking for the … Continue reading

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Breaking Through to Healing

It was the first time I had seen her post in a long time. She shared her wedding photo, and I was so excited for her. Finally after many years she had tied the knot with someone she deeply loved. … Continue reading

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It Hurts to Leave

Forgive this continous Walking away journey of roads. I never meant to leave you so entirely alone. I never meant to stay out in this cold. But I go where I am called That I might keep you safe. Love. … Continue reading

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Ten Sided Dice and The Light

I’m leaving soon. It’s the demands of this job; called away at a moment’s notice. The call seems to come when I’ve just walked in the door and begun to settle. It brings with it so much frustration and anxiety; especially when stepping … Continue reading

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Reckless Unraveling

I am recklessly Hopelessly Trying to understand the breakdown Unraveling in my head. A damn dam bursting into so much broken stone. Flooding thoughts With the cacophonous chorus Of bubbling Babbling Screaming. Unanswered questions, What ifs, If onlys, Only If … Continue reading

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In The Middle of the Ocean

Today I write from the middle of the ocean. My time on land was far too short, but when the seas call, I cannot help but answer. I am uncertain as to what my future posts will look like, in … Continue reading

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