How to Have a Date This Valentine’s Day (Even If You’re Single)

You know what’s in a few days? Valentine’s Day. Yep, that made up holiday created by greeting cards companies to sell eight-dollar cards and cheap chocolate. Yeah. It is in a few days and I’ve sat where you may be sitting today. Seeing that date creep up on the calendar, knowing it’s nearly here, trying to convince myself that it doesn’t matter but also feeling terrible that I actually care.

While We Wait

My confident, courageous and spitfire-of-a-Grandma is getting ready to go home to Jesus. I’m writing this at 2am as I sit on her bedside, watching her step a little closer to heaven. It will be so hard to let her go; I suspect she’s nearly ready. Although Grandma Verlie is Read more…

Get a Room!

One Friday night a few months ago, I sat at a local coffee shop in an attempt to distract myself from the sadness associated with a breakup. My loneliness had encouraged me to accomplish a vast to-do lists that week, and this Friday night was going to be no exception. Read more…