Category Archives: Creativity

Day 31: On Kind Curiosity, and What I’m Going to Do Now

Thursday evening finds me at Starbucks, sent here by my precious hubby to write this, my last. post. of my 31 Days series. I can hardly believe it’s over. This, after having spontaneously shared a new song with you today, as a guest … Continue reading

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Day 30: That Song Y’all Prayed Me Through the Other Night {a guest post at Barbie’s place}

Happy (almost) Thursday, dear friends! On this, the next-to-last day of my 31 Days, I am so excited (and I’ll confess: nervous!) to be sharing over in my sweet friend Barbie’s lovely space. The original plan was for me to write a guest … Continue reading

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Day 29: On Blinking Cursors and a Deeper Authenticity {and what I’m offering to you tomorrow}

The blank screen. I come to this place this morning and find my mind is immediately stilled. My thoughts stop all their darting and flitting around, from this topic to the next, this post idea to the next– –and they … Continue reading

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Day 28: An Unconventional Birth Story {sort of}

Morning comes too early yet again, annnnd yet again I find myself with no pre-written post to share today. I sat down two different times yesterday, began typing words, trying to wrap language around some facet or another of the … Continue reading

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Day 26: Sharing One More New Song with You {Jesus, I Love You}

Hola my friends! Sunday has rolled around again — the last Sunday of the month! Today as I’m traveling home from Allume, I’m revealing one final new song to you here. I’ll leave it to the video to explain a … Continue reading

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Day 19: Singing for You Again {The Way You Love}

Happy Sunday, my friends! Today I’m sharing another song with you, written by yours truly. I give you a bit of the story behind the song on the video, so I’ll spare you that here. I’ll tell you though, that … Continue reading

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Day 17: In Which I’m Requesting Your Prayers

Day 17. New post. Must… type… words. Y’all, it’s official. Maybe. I’m {possibly} running out of words. Today’s the first day I’ve sat down to write a 31 Days post and instead of feeling inspired to write words, felt inspired … Continue reading

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Day 16: Can I Make a Confession?

Hey, can I make a quick confession, my friends? There’s this fear that’s cropped up in my heart in the last few days. I share my music publicly (albeit totally raw) for what’s really the first time ever, and the response … Continue reading

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In Which I Bare the Burning of My Soul {with some measure of brevity, believe it or not}

I skipped my morning pages today. Stan woke me up, sick and in need of a couple more hours of sleep, so I stumbled downstairs to make coffee and sit with our early-rising little guy instead of sleeping another half-hour … Continue reading

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Day 14: On Fuel and Fodder For Awakened Art-Making

Monday dawns beautifully gray, chilly, and drizzly — and even before the sun is up I’m scrawling nearly illegibly in my morning pages journal. I can’t stop it lately — this outpouring of my heart to Jesus about who and how I … Continue reading

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