“If we don’t encounter liminal space in our lives, we start idealizing normalcy.” It was snowing in South Carolina when I pulled the door shut on the moving truck…
How much of that stuff that surrounds you every single day is actually vital to your path, and how much of it is in the way?
Why do some people talk about changing into their better selves?
The other day, I spent a few hours working in the yard, and it reminded me of the summer I worked on a farm. We drove tractors, herded cattle, and yes, I was a technically a cowboy and proud of it.
I’ve been keeping a daily journal for more than 15 years. It’s all I can do to keep from going all existential when I finish one and start with a clean slate.
Two of the silliest assumptions you can make are to think everyone is like you, or to think no one is like you.
Be wary of anyone who tells you to stop questioning God or to “just believe.”
Differences cause tension and expectations fall short. How long do you stay loyal? Do friends outgrow each other? What will you do when it happens? *Republished on RELEVANT Magazine Years ago, […]
The past couple years surfaced more uncertainties than I had expected at this point in my life. Careers were supposed to have linear trajectory, right?
*This article was picked up and republished by RELEVANT Magazine. Read it here.* We will do almost anything to avoid suffering. Including abdicating responsibility, ignoring reality, blaming others, or outsourcing […]