I wrote a book, you guys!

The first draft of my book is done! When I started writing it (several years ago), my goal was to have it finished by the time I turned 40. I’ll be 37 next week, so I think I’m on track.

I am so proud of this little bébé. It is a memoir told through vignettes, poetry, and a series of short essays. It is the story of finding God in unexpected places, like loss and … Read the rest

A blessing for weeks when we’re waiting

It’s Advent. For most Christian traditions, it’s the beginning of our liturgical year, marked by the expectant waiting and preparation for Christmas. Christ-mas. Christ’s coming.

We are a people in waiting, aren’t we? Waiting for a cure. Waiting for a vaccine. Waiting for the test results. Waiting for that phone call. Waiting for an opportunity. Waiting for a second chance. Waiting for that apology. Waiting for the big break. We spend so much of … Read the rest