Devotionals, Thinking Out Loud

Dear Anxious Heart

As always, it's been a while since I last wrote. I tend to blog most when my mental space is feeling clouded, so welcome to Haley's atmosphere. Writing seems to help me clarify my thoughts and I pray these words speak to you in a personal way. A little while ago, I wrote a bunch… Continue reading Dear Anxious Heart

Thinking Out Loud

New Year, New Identity.

Looking at your life now, did you ever think this is what it was going to look like a year ago?  2 years ago?  What about 2 years from now? What do you want your life to look like? I've learned that life is one big question mark, but I have the ability to put an exclamation point after it! I want to live life in excited expectation for the future, not anxiously overthinking "what if's"

blue Honda CRV parked in cornfield
Thinking Out Loud

Ready, Set, Stop.

Moving is a big deal and, as you might have discovered by this point, decisions are not something I take lightly. Some basic life decisions have me tossing and turning at night, anxiously debating what to do, while others I make with certainty (e.g. getting a tattoo). I moved to the Eastern Shore before I even… Continue reading Ready, Set, Stop.

bright yellow sunflower in cornfield
Thinking Out Loud

Are You Your Best Self?

On Friday, I met an older woman using a walker who was intently focussed on every step she took. She was making her way to the same building I was so I held the door and the elevator as she made her progress. Elevator rides are always awkward when you're alone with someone you don't know,… Continue reading Are You Your Best Self?