The End of 2017, My Year of New Beginnings

2017 has been a great year. But I am also extremely excited to turn the page to 2018. For the first time in recent memory, I am eager to greet the new year, not because I’m in a rush to say goodbye to the last season, but simply because I am expectant of the good […]

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When Anything Seems Possible

There are certain moments when anything seems possible: When I discover an awesome new song, when I have an epiphany about human nature, when I witness something beautiful (like waves crashing against rocks), and of course, when a new year starts. 2016 is almost upon us, and while the cynic inside me wants to point out that a change in […]

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First Things First

For the first time ever, I’ve picked a theme verse for the new year. My verse for 2013: I searched my Bible for something inspiring, empowering, and fresh, but this is what I settled on. It almost seemed too simple, too basic, but the more I thought about it, the more its relevance struck me, […]

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2011: Reflections

Looking back on my 2011, one thing is clear: it was definitely a year of transition. There were some difficult parts, but as I reflect on the past year, I can’t help but be thankful for all that transpired. I remember standing on the roof of my friend’s townhouse in downtown Baltimore last year on […]

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