This begins the first series of post about the wonderful people that I have met in Salvador! Please stick with me, enjoy, and give me your feedback!
"He has made everything beautiful in its time. Also, He has put eternity in their hearts, except that no one can find out the work that God does from beginning to end." -Ecclesiastes 3:11 There's nothing simple about this life, or death and my words are nowhere near perfect but I have the faith to… Continue reading I don’t understand death.
As much as I try to avoid the influx of toxic and negative media that consumes the streams, I've recently been realizing the importance of diversifying the content that I take in. I'm still debating on whether it was a good idea or not, but today I listened to a podcast from The Daily on… Continue reading Irreconcilable Immigration
Barring bitterness from my heart—- Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, clamor, and evil speaking be put away from you, with all malice. Ephesians 4:31 Sometimes we associate the bad things more with God than the good things. When we’re going through it, it might be our natural response to find a scapegoat or multiple-- and… Continue reading Barring bitterness
Cheers to the generations of self-sabotagers The generation that persistently messes up all the good things thrown at us & fought for Welcome to a nation so rapped up in the media but refusing to read the text and learn more A generation doomed, with the capacity for greatness but lack the basic skills needed… Continue reading generation tech;
greetings to all! I would say "it's been a while" but let's face it, I am not so good at writing consistently and it seems like I am always saying "it's been a while". It's not like I have nothing to write about, but more so that I will get inspired to write and just… Continue reading Stop the Resistance!
I've been reflecting a lot this week about pain, running from it and enduring. For a long time, in the midst of my internal battles I was in a cloudy haze and nothing made sense to me. This is not to say I'm fixed and that all is well, but to say that the sun… Continue reading Pressed but not crushed
i've been running a marathon but my legs have given out, the soles of my soles are torn and my very body is giving out. I have struggled with sadness, anger and unhappiness for a long time but have always run, now I can no longer. As I remove myself from these spaces, I commit myself to this journey of repairing and better understanding my broken pieces and loving them in their current state.
It's been over a month since I have written here or even posted a picture series, and I know you're probably wondering where I have been. Yes, I could answer that upon my return to Brazil I was simply working to get acclimated back to the US. I could say that I was so busy… Continue reading Where have you been?
This is an ode to the kind, beautiful, selfless strangers who have gone out of their way to help me out through my journey. ☀️🇧🇷 Those who completely changed their path just to make sure I got to my destination safely. Those who patiently waited as I spoke my choppy português and they tried to… Continue reading Face to Face: Ode to the kind at heart