the raven

The last three stanzas from “The Raven”: “Prophet!” said I, “thing of evil – prophet still, if bird or devil!By that Heaven that bends above us – by that God we both adore -Tell this soul with sorrow laden if, within the distant Aidenn,It shall clasp a sainted maiden whom the angels name Lenore -Clasp … [Read more…]

one year (cont)

I am in awe of how much my life has changed in just one year. God does amazing things and I feel as if I have grown so much! I know I still have many years of growing and many experiences, and challenges, but I feel that the change that has occurred has been for … [Read more…]

one year

It’s been one year since internship placement. I can’t believe it! Now, it’s time for another class to go off! To be continued…


“I promise.” Those two words means so much more to me than I think I realize, sometimes. I wonder if we say them and don’t always mean it. I know I’ve said it and broken it, but I really try hard not to. I don’t think people realize what it means to me, and when … [Read more…]

March Madness

The MADNESS begins today. 32 games in 48 hours…then more games next weekend, and the week after that…oh how I love it! This day, every year, I am proud to be a Hoosier, and hail from the great basketball state… Never will I forget those roots. Who knew practically everyone would enjoy making their picks, … [Read more…]


Friendship is hard. Well, that was either an obvious statement or the hard truth. It’s very frustrating sometimes because it’s supposed to be a two way street, and right now I driving it all alone. I’m not saying I am the perfect friend, because I am far from it. I am tired after work and … [Read more…]

the devil is bad…

I think that is a title or phrase from a old song by a Christian group whose name slips my mind at the moment. But anyway, I spent the last two weeks in what most would call a “funk.” I was completely unmotivated, and could hear these voices (no, I’m not crazy, like that) telling … [Read more…]

a plethora…

– Tomorrow night I am going to see a famous comedian at the Fox Theatre! I am excited to go out and be social and do something fun…it’s been awhile! – I just found out yesterday that both of my sisters are coming up to visit in May! Yay! I can’t wait! – The last … [Read more…]


Who knew the start of a new month could lift my spirits so much?! I am so glad it is March 1, because we are that much closer to spring and warmer weather! Now, I know I live in MI and the next week (or several weeks) is going to still be cold and snowy, … [Read more…]