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part eight: preparing

this summer i really struggled with the desire to be married. although i know i don’t want to be married right this moment, by heart is longing to be in relationship with someone and love them completely. 451 more words


the Father

so if you ask me who i am the closest to in the trinity, the answer is the Holy Spirit. actually, other people can answer that question for me. 689 more words


the process: part two

my head and my heart are either racing, or completely silent. there is no middle ground. i am trying to wrap my brain around what God is walking me through in this season. 779 more words


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The Lumineers – Cleopatra

I was sitting at Culver’s with my roommate one night and I told him that I have this habit of hopping on the bandwagon of good music, late. 2,072 more words

Music Reviews


I post this picture every 18th of September. I like to remind myself that it’s a sentiment whose day is coming. Everything that’s happened, every broken promise, every revelation, every No to Yes, has proven that. 16 more words


The Complex Truth and the Simple Lie

There is a saying, often attributed to French philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville: “it is easier for the world to accept a simple lie than a complex truth.” I kept this in mind during the 2016 Scottish Election campaign, when the possibility that services at Inverclyde Royal Hospital were to be closed was used… 2,666 more words


The 'A' Word

Firstly, i’d like to thank you. If you’ve clicked on my blog and are taking the time to read the content I’m writing. For a first proper blog post in a long time, this is definitely one which could go one of two ways; it’s sufficiently interesting but also deep. 1,308 more words