Self-Perception and the Body

I think after the close to one-millionth time I’ve looked in the mirror this year, I’ve grown tired. I’ve grown tired of trying to convince myself I’m good enough, and I’m guessing you have too. There are so many things we could change about our physical appearance, right? And as soon as one thing is…

The Forgotten Sparrow

I can’t speak for anyone else, but these last few months, my relationship with the Lord has been rocky, to say the absolute least about it. This rockiness was entirely rooted in a consistent anxiousness and a near reliance on that anxiousness to assure me that I have some kind of control. Anxiety is an…

The Grass Isn’t Greener When There’s a Hand to Hold

I’ve noticed that, lately, a lot of the conversations I’ve had with other single women have taken to a similar tone—I like being single, but sometimes I just really don’t. And that’s fair, a little confusing, but fair—because I get it when people say that. I’ve been single for like 2 ½ years, and every…