Pride

(Psalm 10:4) “In his pride the wicked does not seek him; in all his thoughts there is no room for God.” We usually feel proud when others, particularly people we care about, hurt us or wronged us. This can hold us back from trying to reconnect with those people after the conflict. And as much as we … More Pride

Waiting Game

“There’s this waiting game that I don’t know how to play. It’s enough of a fight staying alive anyway” -Parson James, “Waiting Game” There’s this song I discovered today while watching Grey’s Anatomy (my favorite show ever btw) called Waiting Game by Parson James. It started playing during the scene where Shepherd sees Stephanie  in the gallery while operating … More Waiting Game

Grandpa Posi

This is my grandpa Posi, my mom’s stepdad. Growing up he took us to thrift stores, cared for us, fed us, yenno all the things grandpas do. I was born and spent most of my life in Medford, OR. In 2011, we decided to move up here to Washington and he was so heartbroken. When … More Grandpa Posi

Grandpa Leo

I have two grandpas bc my grandma Mena had my mom with my grandpa Leo and then when my mom was 8 years old, my grandma married my grandpa Posi (my mom’s stepdad) so yeah. But anyway, this is my grandpa Leo, the biological father of my mother. I love him with all my heart. … More Grandpa Leo

Mom and Dad

Dear mom and dad, I will do everything in my power to make you both so proud. I work hard in school because of y’all. All the things you did and continue to do for us, all the sacrifices you’ve made, all your hard work, etc. does not go unnoticed. The least I could do is … More Mom and Dad

Grandma Mena

For the next month or so I will be posting appreciation posts for the people who are important to me, in no particular order, and who I am grateful for. So, let’s begin. • This is my grandmother, the mother of my mother. She passed away when I was 2. Though I was very young, … More Grandma Mena

Life

I’ve been feeling so lost lately. Everything’s been falling apart little by little. Why me? Why do these things happen.. to me?! I’ve given myself a week to complain and feel sorry for myself for being in this situation. I’m just waiting to wake up from this nightmare. I’ve cried, I’ve been angry, I’ve listened … More Life