I Dare You to Sprint

On Good Friday of this year I saw something magnificent.  During the Catholic Good Friday ceremony there is something done called the veneration of the cross. Basically, everyone in the pews goes up and kisses the feet of Christ on the cross. It represents our thankfulness to the Savior of the world. Through this act…

Kangaroo’s and God 

I’m currently in line waiting to get into the Academia in Florence, Italy. Been waiting here for a while and very little movement. So why not write? I’ve been in Italy for a few weeks now. Traveling all around the motherland. Not gonna lie, when I got on the plane I was a little timid….

Perennial

He ran his calloused hands through the water that dribbled from the silver faucet. The lavender soap stood like a pillar on the sink corner. He blended the flowers with the  water and pressed the soap bar against his palm. The scent flowed through the crevices in his palms, burrowed into his fingerprints, and dove…

Don’t Love Yourself

“You need to love yourself first.” I hear this saying all the time. I read it in magazines. I see it on television. I am told this phrase when seeking life advice. Based on the amount of times I have heard this expression I started to believe it. I wondered… Maybe I don’t give myself…

It was Only Just a Beam

  There are many excuses we tend to give ourselves as to why we just don’t do the things we feel we need to accomplish in this life. We tell ourselves… My dream or goal is unrealistic.  I don’t have the talent. It wasn’t the right time. I’m not in the mood today. Lets call…