Journal #94

A brief update-   This is still hard! Big surprise, I’m sure. My mom keeps reminding me that this process is … More

Journal #93

Hello, me again! This is really hard! It’s hard to make yourself do the opposite of what your brain’s wired … More

Journal #92

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted a “Journal entry!” This is coming directly from my heart, without much … More

Olympic Reflections

The Olympics have always been really special to me. As I’ve shared before, I used to be a swimmer. Swimming … More

Walking the Tightrope

To be completely honest, I’ve had a pretty hard week. I don’t think my roommates would guess that. To an outsider, I … More

Count It All Joy

I wish I could put into words how wonderful these past three weeks in Corvallis have been, but I can’t. … More

Let Freedom Ring

Happy Fourth of July!   I won’t be spending this 4th celebrating with fireworks or a barbecue, instead studying for … More

Man, I Feel Like a Woman

I can recall blasting that song in the backseat of my god-mom’s GMC at the tender age of six, sitting … More