Dear Child Me, I Set You Free

Dear Little Sugar, You have lived a life of fear, not knowing when you might get hit or touched, called names or yelled at. You walked on eggshells hoping they might forget you exist. You spent many nights wishing that your older brother would die, run away or never come home again. You wondered if […]

The Story of Tavish Owen

I feel like every time you read a story or watch a movie about Christians they are so cheesy or glossed over that you can’t say, “Oh my gosh… I can see myself in them.” I want to tell you about Tavish Owen. Now, I know I said I wouldn’t use real names on my […]

Waiting in Anticipation

An open letter to my little niece, CB. Dear CB, Today is April 5th, 2016 and we are desperately anticipating your arrival. You have started to stir and are due at any moment. We weren’t expecting you for at least another week. I’m actually going to get to see you for the first time in […]