For the record, the title comes from my theater teacher. He was joking. He was instructing my two classmates who were reading some lines for the class to speak loudly and clearly because “the Texans may not understand.” But, it’s a fitting title, I think. And it’s my blog, so I can. I saw a… Continue reading “Because Texans May Not Understand”
This week, Colten was diagnosed with Leukemia. And all of a sudden, there were much bigger things to deal with than finals. They just didn’t seem as important. Now, don’t be confused. I still studied and did well. No worries there. But it just seemed miniscule as compared to cancer. This reminded me that the… Continue reading College Lesson 35: Remember What’s Important
The lady who came to speak to us in Chapel last week talked to us about a lot of stuff. She told us that all her life she was a perfectionist, because she thought the if she managed to keep everything together, and everything looked good on the outside, everything would be okay. And in… Continue reading College Lesson #33: Don’t Let Perfection Paralyze You
Today was probably the best chapel we’ve had all year, in my opinion. Even more than that, I think it was what I needed to hear. Today we had Sarah Thebarge come speak to us in chapel. Let me tell you her story: She had it all planned out. She wanted to be a medical… Continue reading College Lesson #32: Be Present Here and Now
Today’s Daily Prompt is to write about a time when everything seemed to be going wrong and then you knew it would be okay. I have those on a regular basis. Here’s what they have taught me. In this life, there are times when everything seems unbearably hard and like nothing is going to work… Continue reading Breathe
Everyday is an important one on your life’s day. Make today worth something because you’re paying for it with a day of your life. Today’s challenge: Do something good today. I hope everyone is enjoying their weekend.
Hey guys. I hope everyone had a good weekend. Today’s Monday, I know. I don’t do Mondays very well. Today though, try something different: Monday is the start of the new week so try to start the week positive. Besides, if you waste every Monday waiting for it to not be Monday, you miss a… Continue reading Mondays