con·trol kənˈtrōl/Submit noun 1.the power to influence or direct people’s behavior or the course of events. verb 1.determine the behavior or supervise the running of. Raise your hand if you’d prefer to supervise the running of your life? For so long my knuckles were white wrapped around anything they could find. Anything I could find that […]

passion 2017.

  Passion was incredible. I’ve never experienced anything like it. There’s a lot that I don’t want to forget from those few days. & so I’m writing them here so I can always go back and  read them over and over. I don’t want to come “down from the mountain” and live unchanged. Our hearts get […]


I rolled over this morning and couldn’t go back to sleep. So the house is quiet and no one else is up. It’s not that early, it’s just the holidays. I logged on to type some words because I couldn’t find my book. And then I saw the “daily prompt.” Retreat. Naturally, I clicked on […]


  What does it mean to be human? Some days we don’t even know ourselves. Sometimes I think we get it engrained in our heads that once you know Christ, it’s all smooth sailing from there. That all of the sudden you are this picture of perfection and somehow attain super-human status. But today I […]