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This Year

This year. Of being broken and broken. Over and over.  Again and again until what remained, who remains, looks nothing like who began and I can’t find the shreds I was holding so tightly to only 365 days ago.  What were those things I couldn’t live without? I don’t remember. This year. Being remade and remade […]

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Dying to Live

The best part of the story is that moment when light and joy show up and questions find answers.  Even the ones you didn’t know you were asking can be unraveled as the story unfolded and they are woven into the fabric of completion.  This is truly the beginning of the best part.  The very best […]

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Glimpses of The Other Side

“The Spirit of Adonai is upon me; therefore he has anointed me to announce Good News to the poor; he has sent me to proclaim freedom for the imprisoned and renewed sight for the blind, to release those who have been crushed, 19 to proclaim a year of the favor of Adonai.” ______________________ If there was […]

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An Almost Unbearable Inner Struggle

Writing this is hard. Being fundamentally a self-preservationist, I don’t want you to see me like this.  Weak, twisted, deformed, defective…  I want to put on the red lipstick and glam my way through life, pretending I was never this flawed, never this needy. Never This. Yet, in honesty, this is who I was.  The same genetic […]

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Velvet Ribbons

Shaky voices will often Tell Stories that are uncomfortable and many would wish to keep Silent.  That’s ok.  Grace is Awkward.  Sometimes Truth is too.  Sometimes bondage even looks like Velvet Ribbons. ___________________________ Spiritual warfare. Not the Avengers.  Not Thor.  Not crazy mind games. Not the mystical white druid against the crumpled, dried-apple face, old […]

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