Choosing to actively seek things to be grateful for aligns your heart to be more aware of the beauty in the world. It shifts your focus from yourself to the glory of God. Life can be hard. But learn to endure this life with gratefulness.
On the walk home I had looked at my unrealistic to-do list and saw at the very bottom the unchecked box that said “creative writing???” as if I was asking permission to take a break from the readings and papers and meal prepping.
How do you tell people what you've learned from living in the biggest city in the United States?
There is an urban legend floating around that New York can sense when you are stressed. When you’re stressed, all the trash in the city piles up for days at a time only to solidify the feeling of messiness in your soul. Whether this myth is true or not, it has one thing correct, an… Continue reading Experimenting with Low-Waste in New York City
While it was a short interaction, it was powerful. It was a reminder that my generation has a lot of power to sway the course of our society.
“The moment you step into your purpose, voices will arise that are not of God.”
Goodbye awkward teenage years!
Hello awkward adult years.
I have been pushed to truly think about what it is I believe and why I believe it. I have been presented other views, but not in a way it is forced down my throat, but rather in a way in which I can understand where my fellow humans are coming from.
Coffee is one of those things that I was expecting to be good. But instead, I was first met with a charcoal latte, and believe it or not, there is actually room to keep going down from there.
Americans are addicted to being busy. We love the calendar full of meetings and events. If we are not busy, life becomes quiet and the quiet can be the worst thing in the world.