A Death Observed | A Life Celebrated

What is it about death that kind of brings everything to a halt and forces you to deal with  your own existential meaning and purpose? It seems to freeze any future of goals you may have had, and makes you … Continue reading A Death Observed | A Life Celebrated


The Value Of Art And Appreciation

What is art? Can you define it? Webster’s dictionary plainly defines art as “the conscious use of skill and creative imagination”, but that doesn’t really define what art is, does it? There is good art and bad art. But how can one decide what good art looks like? Continue reading The Value Of Art And Appreciation

Accepting A Life Of Doubt

When I was a kid, I was taught in church that doubt was bad. It wasn’t so much directly taught, but rather implied by the words and actions of those in leadership. Doubt was considered this thing you experience when … Continue reading Accepting A Life Of Doubt


A Philosophy Of Living

Can we live forever?

It’s a question humanity has been trying to answer since the beginning. Can we obtain the secret to immortality? How do we exist eternally? But what if we are missing the point all together? What if the question is not “Is there life after death?”, but rather “How do we live before we die?”. Continue reading A Philosophy Of Living


Redefined By Human Equality

This is a difficult post for me to write. The older I get, the more passionate I am on this subject. I understand that I am speaking about this as a white American male who has not endured oppression or inequality myself. But it is from this place that I write so passionately about this. For it is this reality that has caused such an urgency and importance on this matter. Continue reading Redefined By Human Equality


Discovering The Confident Life

Confidence is a word that is often misconstrued or misunderstood. The context and tone can be everything. Sometimes it’s hard to really pinpoint what confidence can look like when attained and carried out in a healthy matter in one’s life. So I thought it might be fun to share what I’ve learned thus far and see what you might have to add to the conversation. Continue reading Discovering The Confident Life


A Life Full Of Lemons

2015 was a rough year for me. But I learned a lot. I learned how to make my situation better by not relying on anyone but myself to make it better. I learned a lot about myself and what I’m capable of as well. I think that was extremely important. Now, here I am almost two months into 2016, and this year already looks to be my most promising and productive year yet! So what changed? Continue reading A Life Full Of Lemons


God Wants Me To Be Happy

I decided to write on the heels of my last post where I talked about some ways we can approach our lives on a daily basis where we can feel “ok” with ourselves and the world around us, I also … Continue reading God Wants Me To Be Happy


Into The Wild Unknown

Hey readers! Sorry for the late post this week! I’m still trying to get the hang of having a new post ready by Monday, so hang in there with me as I adjust. Today’s blog post is not so much … Continue reading Into The Wild Unknown