Musings

Embracing This Life of More

These past months have been quite something. All my energy has been spent on simply surviving-putting one foot in front of the other. A year ago, all my energy was focused on myself and my healing. I resigned myself to this life of second best. Let me explain that. I had my life planned out… Continue reading Embracing This Life of More

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For Upcoming Freshman…

You’ve graduated high school. Congratulations! That’s a big deal. Now you’re off to a new adventure. College. That word triggers feelings of excitement for some people and feelings of terror for others. Freshman year… That brings a myriad of emotions to mind-fear, excitement, tentativeness and bravery. Freshman year is awkward and transformative. You’ll never have… Continue reading For Upcoming Freshman…

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Half-ish of the Way to Brave

This journey to brave is challenging me and teaching me more about my Creator. Here’s some thoughts about what I’ve learned so far. Dream in Pieces. Where you are today is made up of little steps and brave decisions sprinkled through your life so far. God gives us our dreams in pieces because we would… Continue reading Half-ish of the Way to Brave

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I’ll Carry the Fork and Other Phrases

If you want to know what goes on in my head or in the heads of people that experience any sort of brain injury, then read this book! Kara Swanson puts, in a light-hearted way, the struggles that encompass a brain injury. Brain injuries are like snowflakes-no two are exactly the same-but there are similarities… Continue reading I’ll Carry the Fork and Other Phrases

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A Quarter-ish of the Way To Brave

I’ve been on this journey to brave the last 30ish days. I’ve learned so much about myself and the God who holds my heart. He gives me those dreams in my heart that I hold so close. Here’s a few things I’ve learned in this journey so far. Bravery is meant to be called out… Continue reading A Quarter-ish of the Way To Brave