And if you loved Me, you would read My book. We wouldn't pass each other without a single look. And if I wrote a song for you it would have no hook. 'Cause I don't need a hook to fish for men. And if you follow Me, follow my commands Instead of building bigger castles … Continue reading What If?
I repent. I repent of my pursuit of America's dream. I repent. I repent of living like I deserve anything: Of my house, my fence, my kids, my wife, In our suburb where we're safe and white. I am wrong and of these things I repent. I repent. I repent of parading my liberty. I … Continue reading I repent judging by a law that even I can’t keep
Hello, friends. I know I haven't been keeping up with my posts lately. I really do want to post on my blog every morning. Fortunately (and unfortunately), I have started my new job at Walmart, and I've been pretty busy! I'm happy to finally be making some money. I actually very much enjoy my job … Continue reading Reassurance
And if you want my glory, you gotta take my sin. And if you want my future, you gotta take my skin. And if you want my heart, you gotta take my blood. And if you want my bed, you gotta take my love. 'Cause, I'm not a half a man. No. I'm not a half … Continue reading I’m not a half a man.
Derek Webb's lyrics and music are constantly playing in my mind. I would have to concede that (whether he would say the same for me or not) he is one of my closest mentors. Ever since my brother introduced me to his music, I have been transfixed by the truth and beauty within his voice. … Continue reading 3 Days, 3 Quotes: Derek Webb on Lying (Day Two)
Thanks to Stuart over at Something to Stu Over for nominating me for the 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge. I have some quotes that I hope will make people think. That will direct the thoughts of the reader in a surprising way toward new information beneficial to your life. "Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce … Continue reading 3 Days, 3 Quotes: Christopher Morley on Life (Day One)
I was watching a TED talk of one of my mentors, Temple Grandin, and she gave me the best idea ever. "Now, I wanna emphasize that not every autistic kid's gonna be a visual thinker...The thing is, the visual thinker is just one kind of mind. You see, the autistic mind tends to be a specialist … Continue reading A New Project: “Aphantastic Brain: Thinking in Music”
"I am bottled fizzy water, and You were shaking me up. You are a fingernail running down the chalkboard I thought I'd left in third grade. Now my only consolation is that this could not last forever. Even though, You're singing and thinking how well You've got it made. "Who are You? When will You be … Continue reading I’m waiting for it to be over too