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Why Do I Believe in God?

I am sure you have read many blogs and website articles with a similar title. This one may or may not be different. I am someone who has constantly struggled with believing in God and Jesus and our Mother Mary. 1,107 more words


Why am I here? (November 23rd 2014)

Hey all, welcome to my blog! I decided to begin blogging because I want to look back and laugh at how ridiculous life was for me as a new adult. 265 more words

Growing Up

You tried to change, didn't you?

“You tried to change, didn’t you? Closed your mouth more, tried to be softer, prettier, less volatile, less awake … You can’t make homes out of human beings. 601 more words

Personal Stories

On busyness and striving for balance

This semester has been rather hectic for me, hence my lack of blogging. Why? Mostly because of a combination of field season and flipping Intro Bio. 782 more words

Navel Gazing

How I Got the Name Wilson

When I was born my parents gave me only one name, Agaba. It means giver. Recently, my daddy explained why he named me Agaba. He said my mom lost a kid, then both my parents believed that they are done having kids, but after awhile she got another kid. 366 more words

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It takes time, it doesn’t just happen in a day or two, it takes hard work and persistence. These are the exact words I have to repeat to myself everytime I get frustrated, now I don’t mean getting frustrated over my personal life I mean getting frustrated over my career not going the way I want it to go. 267 more words


Dot Dragon

Today’s watercolor experiment:

I’ve been a little frustrated with dots lately (Reticulations, Dot Matrix). I do admit, it is fun watching them disperse and make tiny little patterns (the drawing inks, that is). 499 more words

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