Ch. 11: The Proposal

As I walked up to the front door of our place, I thought it’d be better if I played up my witty side as to not give away the fact that I had an engagement ring in my pocket. It was the only way I could contain my excitement, by trying my best to be…

My Testimony (Baptism 4/14/13)

It was June 7th that I got my license. Those who know me know that I haven’t used it since that day. June 17th was the date that I graduated high school. Which despite what age my sisters think this facial hair makes me look like, it was only nine years ago. So, seeing that…

It’s True

I like you. It’s true. It’s true. Not for those curls. Though you have them a plenty. Not for that smile. Though it’s as gorgeous as any. Not for those eyes. Though I could stare at them all night. Not for your beauty. Though looking away is always a fight. I like you for all…

The Great Ones

The ones that make you smile. The ones that make you laugh. The ones that lift you up. The ones you lean along on your path. Yeah, those are the great ones. The ones who leave you no doubt. The ones that don't need a clue. The ones who always help you out. The ones…

Every Talk

A blessed feeling it’s been finding somebody who’s been good company on a consistent basis. Somebody who always makes me smile with a genuineness that is very contagious. To think I stood nearby for months on end not sure if I should have said anything. Looking back, it was time wasted that could have been…

Thankful For My Lord

My praise to You, my Father, my Lord. Guiding me with love, grace, mercy; your Word. Healing me in spirit when I was a total mess. Giving me a shoulder to lean on when I needed rest. Mentally worn, physically ill, emotionally troubled. Blessing me with what I needed to heal my struggle. Answering my…

The Morning

Eyes open. He awakes. Looks at her as she sleeps. He smirks and thinks, I’m blessed beyond belief. Eyes open. She awakes. She smiles and looks back. She speaks. "Morning Love." He responds. "Good Morning Love." He asks, “How did you become so beautiful?” She answers, “You gave me the whole world.” He says, “I…