A Girl Like You

By In Art, Poetry — March 25, 2015

“You wouldn’t understand,” they say Then they just up and walk away I don’t understand why they think that I won’t I don’t see why they think they know things I don’t   They say things they don’t think I’ll comprehend They think my whole life has been a fairly tail pretend They…


Why We Shouldn’t Ask “Why”

By In Faith, Lifestyle — March 24, 2015

My mind was racing as I sat in church, unable to focus.  Worship and announcements had just ended and the pastor had started his sermon.  I needed to get out, get some air.  I stood up, squeezed past my parents, and walked out the back door of the sanctuary.  I proceeded out of…


Why my Faith is a Crutch

By In Faith, Lifestyle — March 11, 2015

I kept a relaxed face as the man next to me contorted his face in anger. “But you don’t understand!” he said. “There is no possibility for a life after death!”  He was yelling.  His escalated tone wasn’t personally upsetting, but the fact we were in a library adds a bit of humor…