Here’s To the Ones Who Dream

Summer Sunday nights | We’d sink into our seats | Right as they dimmed out all the lights | A Technicolor world made out of music and machine | It called me to be on that screen | And live inside each scene | And live inside each scene was exactly what I spent the…

For the Twenty Somethings // PT I

A golden birthday. Lines of song about life turning this story gold. Vast layers of thoughts, emotions, classic uncovering of the design within, all combining to form a weight of living. Some days it’s too much for one story to take in. Welcome to my ramblings on the whole twenty somethings phase and growing up….

The Faces From the Magazine {Making Christmas More}

These faces 😍. They have become part of one of the most meaningful Christmas gifts  and traditions that I’ve discovered : the opportunity to give to Compassion and support these faces and the stories behind them. It’s that time of year again, where the world comes alive with giving and partying and some kind of magic….

HOPE IS THE ANTHEM // Thanksgiving 2016

GRATEFUL || Gratitude reflections in the midst of the heaviness, the brokenness, the grey. For the first snow magic. It’s the Saturday before Thanksgiving. Christmas decorations, Campus Christmas magic arrived overnight. Twirling holiday decorations in shades of calming blue hang overhead. The strains of every variety of music celebrating the most wonderful time of the…

Changing Rhythms to Live the Life You’d Imagined

For fellow dreamers, idealists, the ones with huge plans and massive expectations, the ones feeling stuck in the way life is going. This is for you. Part One || The Wakeup Call One day, caught up in the exhaustion, all of the living off of espresso, throwing around the words busy and tired like job…

To The Camp Staff That Turned Into Family

A longing to be back comes and goes in huge waves. It’s been over a month since I drove down the bumpy lane that leads to camp. And just like those flashback scenes in movies, memories play out in my mind and make me fall in love all over again with the adventure of this…