Five Reasons to Travel When You’re Older

Five Reasons to Travel When You’re Older

I’ve read quite a few articles over the years about how you should do all your traveling while you’re young. I don’t totally disagree. Believe me, more than once I’ve wished the money I spent in college bars was used to fund a backpacking trip through Europe. However,...

My Favorite Day

I know we’re a few days into January, but the newness hasn’t worn off for me yet. It’s weird. I can’t remember the last time I greeted the new year with such wide eyes and wonder. Maybe it’s because I’m taking my freelance writing...

One Word for 2014: DUST

Over the past few years, Compassion International has invited bloggers to choose one word for the new year and write a post about it. Writers were asked to name a single word that externalizes the promise of what the new year brings. The thought behind this practice...

My “Anti-Resolution” Post

The following post is an entry from my journal last year. I posted it on Facebook and didn’t think much about it. A friend told me that a mutual friend of ours saw it, and read it to their Bible study group. She shared that they were blessed by it. During a long...