When He draws close

I melt. No matter how long I’ve known Him or how many times I’ve heard Him say He loves me, it will never get old. Not the way He says it. Show me Your glory. I decided to ask for that last night, walking down a dark alley, no one else around. I paused, checking myself. Did I […]

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Introverts Need People Too

As an introvert, I sometimes struggle to make time for people. When I get busy, the first thing I toss out the window is socializing. I need my Saturday’s all to myself so I can recharge, I tell myself. But after one of the most draining weekends of my life (working at a two-day English Festival doing […]

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In the midst of the busyness of life…

I locked myself out of my house the other night. Suffice it to say, I found myself outside with a bag of trash and not much else. No phone. No key. No money. No roommate at home to let me back in.

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48 Hours in Seoul

I think I’ve finally recovered enough from my brother’s visit (and my own brief visit to Seoul), to be able to reflect back and recognize what an epic time it was. There were some losses, including sleep, my laptop (though that technically happened just prior to the start of the visit), and my razor (which […]

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One of Those Beautifully Overwhelming Moments

Sometimes I feel like an old woman. Especially when I try to get up after sitting in one position for too long. (My joints aren’t what they used to be.. sad but true.) I also felt like an old woman on Christmas Eve when I was watching my little siblings (ages 5-10) sing Christmas carols […]

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Thanksgiving

I almost forgot it was Thanksgiving today! Guess that’s what happens when you live abroad. Attended a Thanksgiving Banquet last Saturday and my mom promised pumpkin cheesecake when I go home in a couple weeks, so I got all my food bases covered. But since it is Thanksgiving today, think I’ll take the opportunity to give […]

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