There are a lot of memes going around about this year. Memes about this year going around, that is. Some of them are actually quite funny. No one can deny that it has been a rather peculiar year for everyone. So in light of all the sadness, strangeness, and semi-unexpected nonsense going on this year … Continue reading Onwards and Upwards
** Sorry that I haven't written in a while, it's been busy and I'm a little out of practice** My parents never intended us to end up in the church we belong to now. We went to visit and were unwittingly spellbound by a depth of teaching we'd never known to be possible. Sure, … Continue reading Why I Love the Church That Raised Me
I have a confession to make. I don't want to say it out loud because then I have to admit that there is something going on. But I know fine well that I need to learn not to be so proud so here we are. You know when I say that those silent periods (like … Continue reading Confession
I knew instinctively what the 7am phone call was about but wanted only to slip back into sleep. And somewhere an alarm clock would not stop ringing and it was driving me to despair. Perhaps something inside me knew that I should be awake and ringing too. But I was not. I wasn't anything. * … Continue reading The Last Passing for Muster
With only a week left until I'm twenty, I think that maybe it's about time that I wrote this to you. Maybe twenty seems old to you and I'll admit that I've never imagined myself at this age. I think that I was sixteen for so long that I kinda got stuck there which meant … Continue reading Things You Should Know (From One Teenager to Another)
Times have been tough and I just wanted to share one of my favourite passages with you. A lot of people go to the Psalms but I always find myself coming back here when I'm ready to lie down and give up: My soul still remembers And sinks within me. This I recall to my … Continue reading Then I Remembered…
I just wanted to say I'll leave it to your capable imaginations which one was me at eleven o'clock when my brother came home with a bunch of friends -_- Nevertheless it was an alright New Year. Hope you all enjoyed it. And remember it. The past year has been a hard one in a … Continue reading Happy New Year!
I know it's late but I'm just so elated that I've finally finished my last essay for this semester that I'm probably not going to sleep too soon. It is so good to have the work completed and completed on time. Unless you already know the feeling it just can't be explained. The funny thing is that it's even … Continue reading Satisfaction Indeed
Hi lads! I very nearly forgot you guys today. How remiss of me, I'm terribly sorry.By way of apology, here is this week's writing challenge: Write about the kindest thing anyone has ever done for you. I'd love to read your work so if you're not too shy, please post in the comments. Happy Writing!
I wrote this poem a while ago but I kept it quietly in my notebook because I felt that the words were given to me as comfort in a difficult time rather than pretty lyrics for show. It doesn't have a title because there isn't really one which springs out for it. When We Were Young … Continue reading Down by the Shore