It goes against all my preconceived notions about myself.
Tag: my philosophies
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?
I Love My Body
When the t-shirt came, I felt an aversion to wearing it. Not because it felt like a lie, but because it felt like it didn’t matter.
The Rose-Patterned Tights
Several months ago, I bought the rose-patterned tights.