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Outsourcing Your Spiritual Growth

I’ve been thinking about this concept a lot lately. Some might call it avoiding responsibility. I like to think of it as outsourcing. We think we’ve dealt with it by … Continue reading

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Ode to Ben Howard and the 280

Green, blue, and gold-brown everywhere, filling my hungry, roving eyes and translating to happy in my heart. I love this drive. Mountain View to Montara via the 280 bathed in … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Midnight ramble

It is sometimes as simple as this: I want to travel about with a man that I love and have adventures.  I want to laugh often, write some, and drink … Continue reading

December 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

You majored in what?

My life: “Wow, Stanford huh? Impressive. What did you major in?” “Haha, yea, uh, thanks. It was hard… to say the least. I majored in History.” “Oh.” (pause in which … Continue reading

September 20, 2013 · 4 Comments

Wandering reflection

I forgot how rosy the sky got here around sunset. The bay area has a beauty of its own, nothing like Maui, but beautiful nonetheless. Riding through neighborhoods on a … Continue reading

September 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

Love is…

work. I fear that my generation has no tolerance for relational pain, no stomach for sacrifice. We have been raised with the illusion of unlimited choice, technology putting the world … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

Jonah

“Yea, I’d run away here too – I mean, it’s the beach after all.” “Hah, but he was actually just jumping on a boat from here right? He was trying … Continue reading

August 19, 2013 · Leave a comment
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