ghost of you

The ghost of you creeps up on me.  I expect it to linger around. I thought moving on would eliminate you eventually. I feel like you always haunt me. Whispering in my ear, “He doesn’t like you.” Thanks for filling me with so much self doubt.  You never actually liked me and now i’m afraid […]

The Crush

Heart beats so fast.  Nervously wondering if you feel the same. Could you possibly feel the same?  You’re the kind of boy I’d want to get to know more. Could I be that kind of girl for you? There is something so pure and beautiful about you. Your love for God radiates so brightly; I […]

Just You and I

Wrapped up in the splendor that surrounds me. Your presence in the rushing water. Your words kindly whisper to me in the gentle breeze. It’s just You and I in this finite moment. Awestruck. Your love and warmness comforts. You remind me what life is about. Little moments like this, cherished. Only a glimpse of […]

“Movie theater”

Today my five minute writing prompt was movie theater. All I could think of was those exciting and scary first dates. “Heart beats fast drowning out the chatter all around as the previews start. Heat rushes through my arm as you place yours next to mine. My heart jumps in my chest. Afraid you’ll grab […]

This is not our home

I am reading The Purpose-Driven Life and this sentence popped out at me. “To make the most of your life, you must keep the vision of eternity continually in your mind and the value of it in your heart.” Wow. This spoke to me. I know I get so focused on here and now and […]