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Releasing the Need to be "Understood"

I have begun the slow process of emptying my apartment of its things. My last day of waiting tables will be Dec. 31st, which feels fitting and practical. 1,412 more words

Spirituality

Evaluation and Aims

The research trip was fundamental to my work in my final project, the fact that I was able to use it sufficiently within my work and allow it to create a dramatic change in my work using it for the final project. 237 more words

Validation, polarization, & parenting

I’m coming off a heated discussion last night where it was made clear to me, for the first time, that my parenting choices are offensive, wrong and misunderstood by this person. 1,292 more words

Parenting

Just a thought... Life > Death

Just a late night thought…

The enemy of Death is not Life. I know people like to play with antonyms, but Life existed before death took place. 46 more words

Jesus

Travelling- Why do we go so far away?

These past few months I’ve been travelling through Italy, doing farm-work in exchange for food and board and trying to immerse myself deep in Italian culture. 702 more words

Travel

Cruel Savior

For we do not have a high priest who is unable to empathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are—yet he did not sin. 412 more words

A General Nescience

This nescience of life

Is my best attempt at understanding

The culmination of years

Learning how to be me

But I cannot use a knife… 15 more words

Poetry