Impatiently Waiting

So here I am in Hawaii and such is the imperfectness of life that a really frustrating, unanswered question popped up within the first few hours upon my arrival at the hotel.

Where is my luggage?

It made it off the plane. It made it to the shuttle. It did not make it to my room.  And since my mind came with me to this tropical island but my bag did not, I decided to ruminate over the possible answers [Read More…]

Blowdryer, Makeup, Wardrobe, Mirror

This is a follow up from my previous blog. . .”To go or not to go”.  I wrote this half way through my five week stint in Kenya where I got to spend my days with 100 orphans who taught me more than I would have ever imagined.

August 8th, 2012

Blowdryer

Makeup

Wardrobe

Mirror

What do all of these things have in common?

I don’t have any of them in Kenya.  OK.  Slight exaggeration.  There is a tiny mirror in our bathroom.  I don’t think it [Read More…]

To blog or not to blog?

Here are the questions that prevented this blog from being debuted earlier:

    How do I even start a blog?
    What is my purpose for blogging?
    I relate to people who don’t believe in God as much as people who do, so how often can I mention my faith without scaring people away?
    Will I offend you? (This question leads to points a, b, and c)
    Who are “You” anyway?
    Is anyone really going to want to read this?
    Should I be anonymous?

Here are the possible benefits to [Read More…]