Singing A New Song

One year ago… today…  I drove away from home. It’s the second time in my life when all my possessions were tucked away into a truck to be hauled miles and miles away from the place I called home. When I left Michigan, it was hard, but it was for work. I didn’t have a […]

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Waiting and Hoping and Believing

When life doesn’t do what we expect it to do, as believers, we can only do one thing. Hope. Some people think hope is a dirty word. “I hope for _____” and “I hope I can accomplish ____” or whatever your hope might look like in your world. It is not bad to hope for […]

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And then, BAM! I live in Texas.

I’ve been having a hard time with this first blog post, from my new home. In part, I feel like I have too much to share. In part, I don’t know what to share and what not to share. And finally, some of it is really good and some of it is a struggle. All […]

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Freedom Reigns!

I’ve been putting off this post. I had to wait. To be sure. To have all the kinks worked out. It’s true! After months of planning and sorting and figuring, my man child will be joining me in Texas, after all! His plan was to stay here until next summer and join me then, but […]

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My cup is full… and then some.

Today was beautiful with just a splash of suckiness… Suckiness is not a real word. I made it up. It’s gonna be all right. And it was only a little “sucky” because I was sad. For seven years, I’ve been held tight by an organization that molded me. Changed me. Loved me. Cherished me. My […]

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Around the world… err… states!

Still. I need that right now. In the last few months, I’ve been globetrotting. In my desire to do as much as possible before leaving, it’s meant… you know, doing as much as possible before leaving! I’m thankful. So thankful.     In February, I was in North Carolina meeting with some friends for the […]

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A whole lotta trustin’ goin’ on!

Things are coming together. It’s really happening. The road has been calling, gently, for years… with more force as of late. I’ve known this place wouldn’t be my forever for a long time. I just didn’t know where my forever would be. Texas. I don’t know if it’s for always. It’s certainly for right now. […]

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