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The Becoming


    The Girl who walked on Water

    September 12, 2016

    “Come”, he said.   Breathe deeply. Hold your breath. Let it out. Repeat. Then step out. One foot, then the next. Forward. Repeat. That’s all she had to do – deep breaths, one foot in front of the other, forward movement – to walk on water. It seemed easy except she never got past taking deep breaths, understandably so. Who would imagine that she would ever contemplate walking on water, she who couldn’t swim? The absurdity and sheer insanity of…

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    My Beautiful Disruption

    “Is it dusk yet. Yes? Okay. Listen up! This will be long. When I took this photo, I was just hoping to capture a beautiful sunset as I used to do every evening on…

    September 6, 2016
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    What I Learned From My Big Crop

    So I recently cropped my hair, recently being last Saturday. And even though I like to convince myself that it was a spur of the moment decision, it was an idea I had played…

    July 26, 2016
  • Does God care about your broken heart?
    The Becoming

    On Ragdolls and Elastic Hearts

    “He heals the broken hearted and binds up their wounds.” – Psalm 147: 3 But just before the wounds heal you run back to the same things that caused them. Maybe it’s the lure…

    June 28, 2016
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    On Loving Spoilers

    “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding” – Proverbs 3: 5 Between office work and trying to live my “why”, I always find time to…

    June 19, 2016
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    Free Falling

    Never been one to not try to be in control of my own life, or emotions or anything even. But if I’ve learned anything this year, it’s that Love is Trust. Everything I held…

    June 1, 2016
  • Relationships The Becoming

    On Letting Go

    “It is beautiful beneath the sea, but if you stay too long you’ll drown” – The Three-Eyed Raven, Game of Thrones So if you’re like me and your pretend face is really good, and…

    May 4, 2016
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    On Staying Right in the Middle

    There’s a middle, and anyone who has been severely depressed and has had to take mood stabilizers would know this. Because you’re trying not to feel the valley lows, you become a bit numb…

    April 30, 2016
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    Stay Here With Me

    When rejection makes you do a double take on your self-esteem, remember the gifts that you have to offer the world – Gbemisola Ero-Phillips   My darling, you’ve been looking back way too long. Do…

    April 29, 2016