When Going Home Hurts

Last summer, I lived in a different city for an internship. On a short weekend home, when I didn’t have anything to do and my friends seemed to be busy, I was scrolling through various social media accounts. I came across a video of my friends hanging out at a pool. The video was no…

Yes, that Compliment was Meant for You

I recently received an email from my New Testament professor suggesting that I consider a Bible minor because, based on my work for that class, it seems I have a knack for it. When I first got the email my thoughts immediately went to, “Did he mean to send that to me? Maybe he got…

NaNoWriMo: Tips For Completing Your First Draft

I tried National Novel Writing Month for the first time last year by suggestion of one of my best friends. It was summer and I was getting ready to head off to university for the first time, so naturally, the idea sounded crazy. Write 1,667 words every day, finish the month with 50,000 words, AND…