I am 26 years old. It is Friday morning. I am rinsing my breakfast dishes and putting them into the dishwasher so I can have the pleasure… Read more “Jenny 26.5.31”
Category: The Philosophy Chapters
I Wasn’t Born in North Korea
So I did not expect to find her experiences relatable.
5 Things I Changed My Mind about in the Last 5 Years
It goes against all my preconceived notions about myself.
Things I Think About at 2 AM
1) Motherhood is exactly opposite of marriage in that the longer we’re married, the closer we become – the more we belong to each other. But as… Read more “Things I Think About at 2 AM”
This Will Not End Well
Loving people isn’t a risk. It’s a promise of loss.
Goals, Trustworthiness, and Stupidity
Being trustworthy means something more than just speaking factual truth.
Doing Hard Things for the Wrong Reasons
I had a belief that anything I didn’t enjoy, I should do. Anything that felt hard was automatically good for me.
The Day We Were Born
“Birthdays are dumb,” said my husband, on his birthday. “Why would you celebrate? It’s not like being a year older is that impressive of an accomplishment.”
The Utility of Selfishness
We always care more about ourselves than we do about anyone else, but what if that’s more than just part of our brokenness? What if we were deliberately designed to be this way?
Life Is Fair
Life is fair.
What, did someone tell you it isn’t?