I Am:A teenage girl with too many dreams and a God big enough to make all of them come true.
And I know you have heard that not one sparrow falls to the ground without the Father knowing. And yet, still they fall. People are like that too and we fall and hit the concrete and are at times irreparably … Continue reading
And I know I’ve found it helpful to remember, that when I find myself weeping over injustice, over hatred, over hurt, God is weeping too. So when you find yourself screaming at the deaf city skyline, spitting your words out … Continue reading
And I know people say knowledge is power, but let me tell you why that is. Knowledge modifies attitudes, and changed attitude means changed behavior. The entire world can be changed by people taking action based on what they know. So … Continue reading
And I know life is funny, in that it can change just as fast, if not faster, than the weather here. Brilliantly sunny and gorgeous one minute, pouring rain the next. I become so anxious over such little things because … Continue reading
And I know with everyone leaving like this, it’s easy to look at the pictures and think you’ve been replaced. I always tell myself “you won’t have to change friends if you understand and remember that friends change.” Life doesn’t … Continue reading
And I know I absorbed cynicism, fear, and doubt, in high school, the way I absorbed sunshine, dirt, and sweat at eight. I sometimes become acutely aware of how jaded I really am. Dostoyevsky wrote “Destroy my desires, eradicate my … Continue reading