Day 8: Poetry

One week has passed since I started holding myself accountable for getting healthier and intentionally working to have a more positive sense of self. I told myself (and the internet) that I would journalĀ  andĀ read the Bible. Thankfully, I can say that this first week has been a success. At first I wasn’t quite sure…

A Time for Transparency

Flashback to a little over two months ago. I was sitting on this same couch writing a post of happiness, a post of new beginnings. How strange it is that as I reflect on my own words and think about my past mindset, I am living out what that very blog is aimed to encourage….

The Chance

I could write a post on the craziness of the semester, and I could post about how great my workouts have been recently; however, today I just want to tell a story. It’s not real, but I’d like to think it could be one day. In the midst of all the negativity in the world,…

A Perfect Storm

For young adults, August brings forth a world of new beginnings. Whether it be heading to college for the first time, moving into a new home, or simply starting a new school year, things are changing. As I watch hoards of excited freshman begin to fill my campus, I can’t help but reflect upon my…