The Time I Read Cat Articles on Buzzfeed (& Why It Didn’t Help Me Pick a Job)

I should have planned out this post yesterday, but I was reading a Buzzfeed article called, “17 Extremely Helpful Cats.” And then about ten more articles after that, because it’s very important & pertinent stuff that I just really have to know about. Crucial information. Obviously, Buzzfeed isn’t really where I get my important information. But …

Work, Don’t Wish

A few days ago, I was stuck behind a slow driver. Like, “below the speed limit” kind of slow. I wasn’t in a rush, but I was still seriously annoyed. Slow drivers take patience that I just do not possess. As I tapped the steering wheel, I thought, “I’d really like to be a more …

I’m Not Offended

There’s a terrible habit that’s been camping out in so many of our minds. It’s threatened to ruin friendships, to break down trust, to turn us against each other. In fact, you probably know it: the “me against the world” mindset. Insecurity has this sneaky way of whispering that your people are not really on …

Espresso Shots for the Tired Soul (How I Got Through Wednesday)

I didn’t want to go to church last night. My day hadn’t been all that taxing, but I was reaping the consequences of sleep deprivation & a to-do list overload. Emotionally, I was running on empty. Even as I slid into my car, I whispered, “Jesus, I don’t think I have anything to give you tonight.” …