Posts made in August, 2012

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Posted by on Aug 29, 2012 in RandoMusings, Writer's Diary

My wife and I have moved from California to Delaware.  Tonight is our first night as guest residents in my parents’ home, the house wherein I was raised, in which we will be living for the next few months. My emotions are scattered and conflicting, and I feel somewhat raw in the present. The reality of the move has begun to truly settle into my soul, and I have the most odd thought that I did not expect, resting at the most sincere and essential part of me that I am able to access this late and after so much momentum leading to my present state of mind.

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Travel and Creation

Posted by on Aug 23, 2012 in Faith, Hope, and Love, RandoMusings, Writer's Diary

While driving through Utah this afternoon, I had a breathtaking experience. I use these words carefully and quite literally, for as I came over a ridge several hours into our journey, my heart seemingly skipped a beat; and my hand leaped to my chest. I could not believe what I was seeing.

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Tomorrow

Posted by on Aug 21, 2012 in Faith, Hope, and Love, RandoMusings, Writer's Diary

The apartment is packed, the snacks are purchased, and our landlord has collected our keys. The moving company plans to arrive in 12 hours, and we have had our last dinner (and dessert) as California residents. It is all real now. Very real. And I feel it will only be more real tomorrow.

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Setting Expectations

Posted by on Aug 16, 2012 in RandoMusings, Writer's Diary

For those who caught my first post, you may remember my mentioning “ulterior motives” about blogging again. Well, prepare to be ultered (kidding, but not really).

Here is the truth, and I feel silly stating it, but I don’t want anyone to feel like they’ve been victim of the old “bait and switch”. The “Living Life Loving Christ” blog is intended to eventually become three things. First and foremost, this to be a bastion of encouragement for others through the sharing of videos, links, and thoughts–mostly pertaining to matters of faith and practice in some form. Second, it is an online journal for chronicling reflections on significant life events such as our move to Delaware, adjusting to life there, and additional developments as they occur. Third, the blog is intended to be a marketing platform for my creative projects and writing.

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To Write Or Not To Write

Posted by on Aug 13, 2012 in Site Business, Writer's Diary

I am excited to be writing on a blog again, but I am also utterly terrified. Truth be told, I am immensely insecure, so much so that I have been fighting this urge to begin a new blog for some time, simply out of fear that I would post something useless or that others would criticize me or that I would react poorly as a result of the other two.

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