When the Waves Break

So tell me what happens when the waves break and you’re surrounded Andrew Belle Currently the smooth sounds of Andrew Belle have been the music continually playing and painting a soundscape of this season of life. Today was no exception. I tiptoed my way, a little wide-eyed and cautiously, into the vastness that is the…

We’ve Made It This Far, Kid

It’s been a long time since those sparkle-shoe-wearing, save-the-world as every hero and dreamed-of career kind of days. Since the times where you wandered through worlds of imagination, endless possibilities and sky wide dreams at your fingertips. Where home was all about the cozy glow and stories coming alive read aloud. Since those days where…

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…

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…

A Cure for the Pain : Hope for a New Week

And here tonight while the stars are blacking out With every hope and dream I’ve ever had in doubt I’ve spent ten years trying to sing these doubts away But the water keeps on falling from my eyes And heaven knows… heaven knows I tried to find a cure for the pain Oh my Lord,…

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…