a few words if you feel like you can’t make the cut

When it’s just you and Him and you can hear the sound of the rain slowly falling on the roof. When the house is empty and it’s early in the morning and there’s nothing on your mind but Him- yeah, that’s just a taste of His presence, counted as nothing by this world but the…

the scale has it all wrong

A lot of us broken people have this thing with scales–with numbers and affirmation and a definition of beauty. We let numbers sink under our skin and tell us who we are. We let a mirror affirm our beauty. We let the world define perfection. I’m writing this because I’ve decided not to step on…

power in a piece of glass

Sometimes I think that one of the most powerful things in the world is a piece of glass. We run in circles comparing who is the prettiest, thinnest, or who has what it takes. A mirror can convince you that you will never be enough and the world will tell you that you don’t have…

insecurity and I broke up

Insecurity and I broke up last night. April 13, 2016– been there. over. done. I never thought of myself as being held captive by insecurity. I never thought it was the source of so much hurt and hindrance. I never thought it was the breeding ground of the fear and lack of confidence in my life. I…