Culture

February 19 2014

Finding A New Pace

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We forged up the hill quickly, our conversation impeded by my labored breathing. We were climbing too fast but I’m not one to slow down. I go until I have to stop, then I go …

Three Words You’re Not Allowed To Say :: Church & State with Zack Hunt

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We are blessed with the freedom of speech in the United States, but sometimes that blessing can be a curse. Politicians lie to our faces constantly, manipulating the truth for political gain, while their followers carry …

Church

February 18 2014

a careful charismatic

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My first encounter with the Spirit, as far as I know, happened at St. Nicholas Church. Spiritual songs surrounded me; people spoke in tongues quietly; and one night I joined the spirited cacophony, too. We gathered …

Family

February 18 2014

Is This the Real Life?

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We were in the midst of a heated tear-filled exposition of a fight. You know the kind. It's a scene we repeat in our house almost daily, and I suspect in your house too. Someone …

Culture

February 17 2014

The Day Siri Broke My Heart

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“Never forget that once upon a time, in an unguarded moment, you recognized yourself as a friend.” ―Elizabeth Gilbert HJT, or Horizontal Joke Time, is one of my favourite things about being married. What is HJT? It’s when …

Four Honest Questions about Sexual Abuse’s Painful Aftermath

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  This beautiful platform, A Deeper Story, launched a book. Did you know that? Last year I wrote the post, "The Sexy Wife I Can't Be" only to read your amazing, difficult, painful comments, and realize I …

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