I worked even harder to fit the description of how I was viewed. What I couldn’t understand was this made me more an imposter.Read More
Growing up, I always knew I was different. I did anything I could to conform, to be like the mainstream, to blend in. I looked successful. But over time, I realized I couldn’t keep it up. I wanted to be authentic.
If, like me, you've felt trapped by cultural expectations, here are tools and strategies that helped me overcome my cultural bonds. I believe that if these things helped me, they can definitely empower you.Read More
I didn’t know his name a week ago. But I said yes, the way I would put my body between my own five-year-old and an oncoming car.
When I think about Jesus… Maybe, when he didn’t know where to begin, he focused in on a single life, a single need, a single name.
His name is Engel.Read More
Looking at my own internal paradoxes lately: the enlightened feminist world-changer who also passes some standard baseline desirability test. Clearly, two halves of me are at war.
Here's how I breathe life back into my objectified bones…Read More