We live in this juxtaposition of pace of life. We are encouraged to slow down, to take it all in, to rest and reflect, to be in the moment. Yet, the pace of life sweeps us up, pushes us further, consumes us in the chaos, moves us faster than ever thought possible.
Okay, so I didn’t keep my word on finishing reviewing/summarizing the Eighth Season of Doctor Who. My list of reasons seem justifiable to me but they’re just excuses to you. So… Sorry every buddy! I continue to bite off more than I can chew. My apologies. So here’s the plan. There isn’t one. I’ll write […]
For the past month or so I have refrained from drinking coffee. This was quite the undertaking for me since I regularly consume four cups a day. I always wondered if it was physically possible for me to give it up, but what actually got me to take the plunge was a Christian tradition called […]
Every radio station reminded you about it, a couple of emails from your church or school did so as well, even the ancient bank marque reminded you. To turn your clock back one hour. Fall back, which means gain an hour of sleep/play on that evening. It was a fun night but now I am […]
I remember singing a song in elementary school about not wanting to grow up. I don’t wanna grow up, I’m a Toys Я Us kid. There’s a million toys at Toys Я Us. That I can play with. From bikes to trikes to video games It’s the biggest toy store there is! I don’t wanna […]
I have lived in Sweden for over a year and have enjoyed every moment of it. Within the first month of being here I attended an introductory class to speaking Swedish. Through his I learned how to count, order a pizza, and say: “I can only speak a little of Swedish.” From then I have […]
Poland is a unique place. Within the past month I visited it twice. First, Szczecin and second Warsaw. Through these travels I learned that I am naïve in my appreciation for freedom to live, work, and play as I please. The Poland of today knows that freedom. But the Poland of the past was furthest […]