When you’re a storyteller and a Christian

A couple weeks back, it was 7:45 am and I was grumpy. My good friend Mark was arguing with me in the car on our way to the metro. We've been carpooling every day since Christmas, and he's a morning person. And he likes to argue.¬†Mark is one of my favorite people, but I'm not … Continue reading When you’re a storyteller and a Christian

Self-care & community

This new year, I'm trying to be deliberate about self-care. Things that I would have shoved off as unimportant before because they ¬†only meant something to me -- I'm taking these up and owning them. I'm fighting the lies in my head: "It's not a big deal. I'm too busy." "It's not important." "I wouldn't … Continue reading Self-care & community