where the light shines through

  FROM THE INBOX The email still sits in the organized layers of my inbox. A miracle because its survived many attempts to clear out and simplify. Bringing me back to that instant, eyes welling over inexplainably, something within resonating. Because at every stage in life, the darkness tries to invade all you hold dear,…

Hello Hurricane

Help me see beyond this picture. Widen my perspective and view to realize there is something beyond this story unfolding. May I trust it even when I cannot see it and all feels like invisible pressure and silent terror stealing my heart’s blood + beat. Switchfoot’s Vice Verses Deluxe Album fell into my Spotify shuffle…

Post Concert Daze : The Day I Met Switchfoot

Post concert depression. It’s real. One week out and it’s still here. The lights, the sounds, the songs fade. But the ways they cut through the atmosphere and penetrated your heart will always remain. And you’re exhilarated to be alive. This one’s for the concert goers. The souls who come alive and get swept away…

Reflections on Living, Hope, and Twenty One Pilots Lyrics

9.10.16 Now the night is coming to an end. The sun will rise and we will try again. Stay alive, stay alive for me.  Twenty One Pilots. Hey there friends. Happy weekend (or whatever time you are reading this). Today is another Saturday, another morning waking up to light in the skies, another day with…

Where I Belong {Coffeeshop Saturdays}

I’m dedicating my next few posts to the words that came out of my trips to the local coffeeshop on Saturdays. It’s no secret that I love those places, and my creativity gets inspired there, so I decided to look back at the year in review through the lense of these writing times. The first…

{The Trees}

//I know where you stand. Silent in the trees. And that’s where I am. Silent in the trees. I can feel your breath. I can feel my death. I want to know you. I want to see. I want to say. H E L L O.// The last time this intro played, it was the…