Grief of Miscarriage

**Trigger Warning** It was Monday, January 14th. A day that I never once even considered the vs. in Jeremiah (1:5). Nor have I ever considered Psalm 139:13. However, after feeling a little strange while doing group at work only to find myself bleeding at 5 weeks 4 days pregnant, the verses became a strange reality. […]

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Here’s the Scoop

Here’s the scoop;  ‘A Divided Love: Chelsea and Jamal’s Story has been out for just over 6 months now. Being honest, I don’t think this book is getting the credit it deserves. To be even more honest, it’s my favorite. We all love Norma Nudle and her quirky antics, (she even makes a guest appearance […]

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A Writer’s Block

Can she write a book on Libre? She doubts it as she closes the computer with frustration. Her Microsoft Office expired and instead of renewing the subscription she sits awkwardly and wallows in self-pity. She ponders life for a moment, recognizing her weirdness. She questions how she became as standoffish and quirky as she feels. […]

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Finding Gratitude

There are thousands of things going on in my life right now. Some are negative, some positive. Through all the things that are currently happening, I can say that I am honestly grateful to have to go through them with my husband. To be able to come home every day and actually look forward to […]

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A Mother’s Lament

I’m the mom of a sick kid. As of this year, I have become known for being the mom of a sick kid. It is often that I hear things like, “How’s your daughter doing? You know I’m praying for you both, right?” I value the thoughts and the words. But there are some things […]

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Not My Plans!

“Christina, you don’t understand- this was not my plan!” She said it to me in-between sobs. I thought about it for a moment. Plans have to be one of the most ridiculous concepts in the entire world. What is a plan actually? If I were to break it down, a plan is us making decisions […]

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Seek and Find

When all feels lost, hope comes in many forms. It’s as simple as a white feather found on the side of the road, perched elegantly in the mud. Finding that feather can feel like a miracle, an answer to your continuous plea to God. A fresh breath in a smoke filled room. There are times […]

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