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Category: Thoughts

Take a Chance

When we have to make a decision, the fear of making the wrong one can often impede our ability to make a decision at all. But sometimes, making the decision we’re afraid of can be the most rewarding…

Rediscovering Independence

Late last night, I stumbled across an old video on my Facebook page. Staring at the girl that used to be me on the screen, I wondered where she went. I found myself asking, “Who was that girl and how do I get her back…

Sail Away from the Safe Harbor

As I’ve begun to enter the working world, I find myself setting goals for my future. I’ve always had goals in the past, but I rarely had the opportunity to look too far past graduation. Now that I’ve graduated from college, I am making plans for the rest of my life. Big plans…

Immensity

When you’re in a long-term relationship, you picture your future together: what you’re going to do, where it’s going to go, how you’re going to get there, and what all of that will look like. If that relationship ends, that stability of future plans goes right along with it…

United Not Divided

In addition to the increasing segregation between our country and the rest of the world, we are creating divides within the walls of our own country. These are the United States, not the divided states…

Adopt Don’t Shop

My parents recently adopted an 8-year-old dog from a rescue organization. Her name is Lila…