I’m currently reading an advance copy of a book called “Make a Move: How to Stop Wavering and Make Decisions in a Disorienting World” by Stephanie O’Brien; a pastor, preacher, author, and activist in Minnesota. I signed up for this book launch for a myriad of reasons, the largest of which being that one of… Continue reading Clearness committee or board of directors: whatever you call it, we all need one
Man, I love a good contradiction in terms. "Which is it?" you might be wondering, "Vague or clear?" And my honest, really not trying to frustrate anyone, answer is both. We'll start with the vague. This part is pretty simple. I still don't know what my purpose is. I still don't know what exactly I'm… Continue reading Some vague clarity moving forward (if only for me)
Full transparency here - Black History Month is one of those things that I've always read about and admired quietly. If I'm being honest, there are a lot of things like that. I've never really been sure if it's ok for me to celebrate Black History Month as a white girl. I think I've always… Continue reading How do I celebrate Black History Month as a white girl?
It’s New Year’s Day, and this year is a weird one. There are plenty of posts out there that will break down in detail what a mess 2020 was (and don’t get me wrong, it was), but this is not that post. There are also many posts talking about finding the blessings amidst the destruction… Continue reading There are no resolutions here
*I am not a historically religious person, nor am I in any way a Biblical scholar, so please forgive my elementary interpretation of all things theological in nature as I attempt to educate myself.* Yesterday marked the first Sunday of Advent, the 4 Sundays before Christmas that focus on waiting and preparing for the coming… Continue reading Hope (an Advent post – kind of)
Two things are going on in this post. One is that I signed up for the #30day10k writing challenge though the Writing at the Red House group, and as such, am committed to a whole lot of writing this month; but I'm not really feeling my manuscript today, so a blog post it is. The… Continue reading A Personal Growth Post (i.e. a semi-coherent brain dump)