21 Memories for 21 Years

21 feels like a milestone, and I've come to visit! Listening to my itching to write, I typed this out as I reminisced on this past year of my life. In no particular order, here are 21 memories to celebrate 21 years of life. Swearing into the MN Army National Guard. Joy. Pure joy was… Continue reading 21 Memories for 21 Years

You Reap what You Sow

For the longest time, I thought reaping was planting and sowing was harvesting. You can bet I was confused with Paul's words in the book of Galatians. To sow is to plant or spread; to reap is to harvest or receive. "Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we… Continue reading You Reap what You Sow

Listen

Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. My rapid breathing quieted and the crunch of the snow under my boots softened as I slowed down...stopped. I took a deep inhale through my runny nostrils and I gazed at the wonderful appearance of the Winona bluffs.… Continue reading Listen

Is it Worth the Risk?

photography by Natalie Tyler We live in a society where life is usually manipulated and controlled by ourselves. We have the ability to choose what college we attend, to choose who we hang out with, to choose what food we eat. Usually, the things we choose are known to us. I choose to keep attending… Continue reading Is it Worth the Risk?