heavy and light

the window behind me is cracked open. not enough to let the rain that is pouring down come in, but still open so i can hear the earth changing with each drop that hits the surface. i woke up this morning feeling heavy and everything around me seemed to follow suit. i had the chance […]

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times, they are a-changing…

Guess what, guys! It’s graduation seasons, which means in these next few weeks 17-19 year olds will be graduating from high school and starting there last summer until the great unknown of college begins. I’m lucky enough to be on the other side of that great unknown and I think I have picked up a […]

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feeling too much…

Today an amazing book came out by Jamie Tworkowski, the founder of the nonprofit To Write Love On Her Arms. It’s called If You Feel Too Much and I sincerely want to send every single person I know a copy of it (and I’m only a few chapters in, so that’s saying something). But this post is […]

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Authenticity…

What does it mean to live an authentic life? Does it mean we don’t lie about liking certain things like ranch on pizza and crop tops? Does it mean we tell everyone every single thing that goes through our minds? I don’t know about you, but being authentic seems to me to be something more […]

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Community…

Somehow, I find myself extremely grateful for the small community that I have around me every single day. As the years pass, my community has become noticeably smaller, but much more important to who I am and how I live my life. Every person we come in contact with, effects who we are. Whether it […]

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