you guys are such troopers. each week, you have diligently read on and on (while i droned on and on) in these long dramatic posts. so this week, let’s keep it short and sweet and …Read More →
I learned to be afraid when I was 4 years old.
It was a culmination of things, really – that happened that year. My father was drinking and using more heavily than ever, and despite my mother’s …Read More →
I have a jukebox that plays in my head. Like constantly. I know this sounds like a lot of fun, but really this is an affliction of sorts.
Don’t get me wrong, sometimes it can come in …Read More →
And it’s hard to explain how I feel
It won’t go in words but I know that it’s real
I can be moving or I can be still
But still is still movin’ to me
This house makes …Read More →
coal, part 3
… Now let me qualify this. I did not sing a glorious song of praise to the King of Creation in a pitch perfect …Read More →
coal, part 2
…So I began to pour myself out to God in prayer. I went systematically down that list and I began to give each of those failures to God. …Read More →
coal, part 1
I would still consider myself a “baby-Christian.” I have not been doing this Jesus thing all that long. I am struggling still with some of the qualities that go with Christianity; things like patience, …Read More →
Last Saturday afternoon, as I drove to Dallas after what I refer to as The Jesus Gypsy “launch party,” I felt a sense of complete and utter relief. It felt wonderful to know that after …Read More →
I LOVE A GOOD STORY.
For as long as I can remember, I have always loved to lose myself in music, books, and stories. I love the freedom that the written and spoken word gives us- …Read More →