How To Save Yourself From Drowning

This is a more practical look at what “drowning” in my thoughts and getting back to God really looked like: For a few weeks, I lived in the sea of my own thoughts. Doubt took the throne, and my words and actions became just as impulsive and reckless as the waves. They crashed on the nearest victims with a…

Drowning

Lately, I’ve been drowning In a raging sea of thrashing thoughts, which unceasingly crash against the Rock. My propensity for intensity fuels the surge of water; my fears and anxieties accumulate into sky scraping waves, and at the crest…the white foam of my emotions that spill out upon the shore, upon impact. Let me just tell you…it’s hard work drowning. You have to…

The Shovel, Part 1

Before I fell in Love, I had this really bad habit. It required a shovel and a hole. The shovel was given to me as a gift. It was meant to help me unearth all the bad stuff, so there would be more room for the good. And in the beginning, this shovel served me…