Blog

SIT BACK & STAY AWHILE
The Man I Couldn’t Unsee

The Man I Couldn’t Unsee

He was haunting me. I couldn’t stop thinking about him – his look, demeanor, and mission in life. Honestly, I wanted to forget I saw him. But I couldn’t. When I first saw Leo Rodgers, I was embarrassed. Embarrassed I’d complained about my eight-month relationship with...

read more
Why I’m Quiet

Why I’m Quiet

I have spent countless hours writing the past week but have nothing to show for it. Why? It’s been a hell of a week...hell on earth manifested in hatred, violence, anger, and words. So many words. I suppose I felt that more words would add unnecessarily to the...

read more
The Only Seven Words You Need to Pray

The Only Seven Words You Need to Pray

A few weeks ago I was struggling to pray for someone. I care about this person, but I was having a hard time knowing what or how to pray for them. Whenever this happens or if I’ve been praying the same thing for someone for a long time, there's a pattern. I mindlessly...

read more
Worse than #MeToo?

Worse than #MeToo?

About nine months ago I was hurt in a relationship. That ongoing fracture forced me to pray and ask some difficult questions: what is my part in this, why am I hurt, and what does God want me to know about my identity in Him in this pain? What I’ve realized in praying...

read more
No Marie Kondo

No Marie Kondo

“You think this is just another day in your life? It’s not just another day, it’s the one day that is given to you. It’s a gift. Louie Schwartzberg If there’s one thing I covet, it’s time. I protect and try never to squander it. I’m annoyed when people/things...

read more

Subscribe to Blogs

Post Categories

Post Archives

CONNECT WITH LAURA