I am exhausted. Physically, mentally, emotionally exhausted. Last year on May 12, I was 11 days away from getting married. You’d think I would have been more exhausted then. Wrong. I am way more exhausted now. And yet, I actually feel okay. Continue reading “Exhausted. Totally, Utterly Exhausted.”
You know that thing I’ve been wanting to talk about for weeks now? Well it is finally “public knowledge” so I can finally write about it. I can write about it all! I’ve got some big news. Here we go… Continue reading ““When One Door Closes” and Other Clichés”
Really enjoying the Psalms lately.
The past week I’ve felt exhausted physically, mentally, emotionally, even spiritually. Coming across this verse felt like such a huge relief. Maybe it will be for you too.
The other day, in the midst of my anxiety and depression, my husband read me Psalm 42. It may not have helped in that moment, but I’ve been dwelling on that Psalm since then. It has now been bringing me continual comfort.
Well, only if you don’t give him enough sex, apparently. Can you believe, I mean, can you really believe that people not only agree with this, but people who do write best-selling Christian marriage books? Continue reading “Women: If Your Husband Cheats, it’s Your Fault”
Two days ago, my husband and I heard some pretty crappy news. I can’t go into the details, at least not right now, but we were so disappointed. A possible future opportunity for the both of us completely fell through, right after it looked like it was going to work out. Continue reading “Dealing With Disappointment”
Two years ago, I wrote a post called “Lust: Not Just a Man’s Struggle.” I wrote this before I started dating my now husband. I wrote this before I had many views on my blog. As soon as I “revealed” my identity on my blog and started sharing some of my posts on Facebook, I thought about removing this post all together. I went back and re-read it with the intention of permanently deleting it. But I decided against it. This needs to be said.
Two years is a long time. Some of my views have changed since then, and so instead of all-out deleting it, I’ve gone back and I’ve made some minor changes. Okay. Let’s get to it.
P.S. I am not afraid of sexuality – in general, or of my own. So this post will contain a pretty frank discussion of sexuality – if you’re uncomfortable with that, I’m sorry. Turn back now. Continue reading “Lust: Not Just a Man’s Struggle (2.0)”
I listened to this song a bunch of times on repeat this evening. I needed this reminder. Maybe you do too.