You Exist – With or Without Instagram

My heart hurts. It's been been 3 months since quitting Facebook. Normally, this is not a big deal. I don't miss it: the scrolling, the negativity, the addictive behavior I'd formed around it. Scroll, feel bad, get off, get back on, scroll, feel bad, get off, get back on, scroll.... It was bad. I'm thankful … Continue reading You Exist – With or Without Instagram



It's Friday evening. We've roasted hot dogs, enjoyed slurping cream soda floats, and the moment. It is one of those moments that contain the whole world, everything precious in one flash of joy. It's raining. The sun is shining, brilliant, making everything feel translucent, light, and possible. I run outside to look for a rainbow. … Continue reading Everything

The Wedding

It started with the invitation. Wait. It started long before that. While I was at Captivating, God granted me a family, a sisterhood; as one friend calls it "a tribe".  Seven women, sitting at a table, pouring their hearts out breakfast, lunch, and dinner to the mighty and marvelous work that God was doing in … Continue reading The Wedding