If you’re a creative type, you may, like me, start new projects with all the determination your heart and soul can muster. I tend to see the world like a room-size painting at some fancy museum. I stand back and look at all the parts working together. I see what could be missing and then…… Continue reading Fear

Day 31: The End of a Decade

My final thoughts as a twenty-something.

Day 4: Life Happens

My twenties helped me to learn that even the best plans with the greatest motivation & determination will rarely go the way you expect. Why? That four-letter word none of us can escape: LIFE. Life is great at forfeiting our best intentions. Haha – and you just have to laugh about it. As a small…… Continue reading Day 4: Life Happens

Detoured Shortcuts

Long days are nothing new to me. Since coming to Nashville, I realize that time is not always on my side. It seems that in my jobs, I try to do everything as quickly and efficiently as I can, so I can get home and move on to the next thing. Breaks only come late…… Continue reading Detoured Shortcuts


I would like to imagine that writing a new song is kind of like going on a blind date. I think I’ve been on two dates in my lifetime, neither of them blind, so I really don’t know if it’s accurate. Let’s say that sometimes writing is awkward in the beginning, much like that date.…… Continue reading Introductions

When In Doubt

Jesus said, “Come!” And Peter got out of the boat, and walked on the water and came toward Jesus. But seeing the wind, he became afraid, and beginning to sink, he cried out, saying, “Lord! Save me!” And immediately Jesus stretched out His had and took hold of him, and sad to him, “O you of little…… Continue reading When In Doubt