We’re All Doomed… Right?

It's a crazy world. It's a crazy time to be alive. Especially in America. But is it really as bad as a lot of people think? Is it worse? I can honestly say that Twitter makes it sound like we are on the verge of WW III/Civil War II. (And I'm not talking about a…

It’s That Simple, And That Complex

There's a great line from The Avett Brothers song "Head Full of Doubt/Road Full of Promise": "Decide what to be and go be it." The key to a happy and fulfilling life is really just that simple. And it's also that complex. In fact, just deciding who I want to be is often a struggle.…

So… I Was on This Podcast….

Today, I'm taking a break from my Ted Talk Thursday to announce I was on a podcast that was just published today. The overall theme of the show is the same as all the Ted Talks I've been showing. And my specific episode is too. My friend, Victoria, has this podcast that's pretty cool. A…

Embracing Weakness and Loving Myself

I'm a bit of a mess right now. But I kinda like it. I really do. And a year ago I was an absolute mess. And I hated it. I really did. A year ago I was judging myself harshly for being a mess. In fact, I've always done that. I've always told myself the…

Choosing to Choose

I don't think this blog post will be super long. I've taken kinda a mini break from blogging lately. I'm actually working on a little something that I think will work in conjunction with this blog. I hope to be able to provide more details soon... In the meantime, I've been in a pretty good…

A Quote for the Heartbroken

Yesterday I was listening to Rob Bell's latest podcast. Josh Radnor was on the show and it was all about quotes. Being a writer, I guess I'm predisposed to really loving quotes. And I really loved this show. There were tons of great quotes and the discussions surrounding them were awesome too. Really, just about…