Rediscovering Fanfiction

I was a fanfiction writer for close to a decade and during that time- I specialized in Power Rangers fanfiction. I wrote dozens of stories and had a decent following. When my creative juices were tapped out after leaving Alaska- I stopped writing fanfiction. I stopped writing period. In the last couple of weeks- I…

It’s Not Just My Burden

Have you ever felt for someone? Like truly felt bad about what they were experiencing and wished that you could help? Who was this person? A close friend? A family member? A stranger on tv? Remember that feeling. Capture it in your mind. Now imagine that you feel this way about every single person that…

Own Your Talent

Yesterday, I talked a lot about recognizing what your talents may be and I shared five questions that I have asked myself along the way to discovering some of my talents. Today- I want to talk about that scary step of actually embracing and utilizing your talents. To simplify- I want to talk about OWNING…

What Are Your Talents?

Over the last several months, I have thought a lot about various people’s talents. I have talked a lot about my own talent and others’ talents. I have gone through moments of doubting what my talents were and ultimately realizing that my gut was right about my talents all along. With all of that said…

Begging God and Burden Bearing

There are many tenants that we are taught in Christianity. This includes how to pray, how to talk to God, how to study the Bible. It does not include begging God to intervene in our lives-but there are just times when that is what we really feel we need to do. And I’ll be honest-…

Just Show Up

There are days when I just don’t want to. Do you ever have those days as well? Generally- I deal with these days after I have had several days of being an extrovert. Or at the very least I have had several days with very little alone time.And a lot of times this overwhelming want…