Taking Up Space

Taking Up Space

I don’t want to take up space Made for someone else to use To accidentally live someone else’s dream, someone’s life Would be a matter I could not excuse Just today, I said, “Find the opportunities that scare you” To a sweet, young soul...
Rewriting My Soul Scripts

Rewriting My Soul Scripts

There are far better things ahead, than any we leave behind. C.S. Lewis Head: “Today is the day! Freedom is calling my name.”   Heart: “I know this is what I have wanted, and wanted, and wanted… but will it be any different, any better,...
–2020–

–2020–

A lot. A lot for a lot of people. A lot for a lot of people who may not know. A lot for a lot of people who may not know how to process. A lot for a lot of people who may not know how to process the tension. A lot for a lot of people who may not know how to process...
McKinzie: Knowing Who I Am

McKinzie: Knowing Who I Am

I am alive, extraordinarily alive. I love to sing, sing loud and passionately. I am moved with and by music and the space in time it brings me into. My memories are hidden in music. I breathe in pain, wear it for awhile, and then let laughter and hope hang it back up...
McKinzie: Who I Thought I Would Be

McKinzie: Who I Thought I Would Be

The first sentence of something new frequently sends me into a tailspin. How should I word this? What do I want to say? Where do I want this to go or end up? And, the whirlwind of my overthinking mind hurls me onward, towards complicating the simple questions and...