I Almost Died at the Gym Yesterday

I've been on the smaller side of the physical spectrum for the majority of my life. Well, up until about 2 years ago that is. The "Freshman 15" turned into the "Freshman 50 and still counting". In recent months I've been trying to lose weight, and succeeding I might add, but I've packed on quite …

How Much is Too Much? 4 Easy Ways to Not Cross “the” Line in Your Writing

I grew up as a child with no verbal filter. I wasn't vulgar. I wasn't "naughty". I simply didn't know when to stop talking. No one can fault my parents because, bless them, they tried their hardest to fix it. I've found myself in many a precarious situation because of my tongue. Whether I was telling …

Zaxby’s is Better than Chik-Fil-A and That One Time a Cop Almost Thought I was a Serial Killer

Did you miss me? 🙂 I hope so, because I missed you. Here's a funny story about me, the Hayesville police, and almost being labeled a serial killer. The trek from Winston-Salem, North Carolina to small-town Hayesville, North Carolina is approximately four hours and four minutes. In mileage terms, Google maps says it's 245.7 miles. …

The First of Many…

Happy Saturday!!
I’m writing to you on my phone because my computer charger grew legs and ran off. Must not have enjoyed my company. Typical.

I’m also writing to you for a twofold purpose.

  1. I was featured as a guest author for endEver Publishing Studios today!

I am grateful for their hospitality and their willingness to allow me to share my heart with their readers. Click the link below and give it a read! It’s important that you do so.


I’m glad you asked! That brings me to my second reason for writing.

2. I’m back.

Yepp! This article marks my return to the writing world! So go check it out and see the beginning of something new.


You are loved.

You are valued.

Endever Publishing Studios

“One of my favorite aspects of Endever is the writing community that I have had the honor of connecting with. Most of the time, it’s just “watching”/ reading from the sidelines and cheering them on, but one blog and person that I don’t interact enough with has made a profound impact on me over the last year.

I am so happy to introduce you all to Matthew Malin from Confessions. I first “met” Matthew through Andrew’s blog (Adopting James) and was captivated by his writing, his talent for words, his love for God, and the honesty he shares with the world. You know when you have those days where you need to hear something at just the right time to pick you back up? Matthew’s writing has done that for me more times than I can count.

If I was given more talking space, I’d be taking…

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Speaking Up if Only for a Moment…

I'm torn. "By what?" My emotions of excitement and frustration. "Why?" I'm glad you asked. Hello to my dearest friends from the internet! It's been a little while since most of you have heard anything come from me. I've been active on social media, but only because it's a normal part of my day. Here, …