In sharing my story so publicly, I have discovered something along the way. The same people I share my story with often feel safe sharing their own stories with me. Even as a child, I remember feeling incredible compassion for hurting people. I pursued a degree in social work earlier in my life, and I… Read More The Healing Balm of Listening
Have you ever felt like the tears behind your eyes feel like they are going to burst through like a tsunami, but it just wasn’t the right time to cry? You’re in public. You’re with your kids. You are at work. You have to prepare for a project or for people coming over to your… Read More It’s Ok to Cry
Many of you know I wrote a book called, “Longing for Intimacy: Hope for Women Struggling with Same-Sex Attraction”. I realize this is a very delicate topic for many people, a bit controversial, and often greatly misunderstood. I wanted to take a few minutes here to clarify who exactly I wrote this book for and… Read More Longing for Intimacy – An Explanation of Who I Wrote My Book for & Why I Wrote It
Many of us are on a search for freedom in different areas of our lives, but what exactly is freedom and what does it look like? Even though “Finding Freedom” is the 10th chapter in my book, I guessed many people would turn to that chapter first (I know I would). It turns out I… Read More What is Freedom?