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note to self: go outside

"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived." —  Henry David Thoreau credit My phone died recently. Not like died because of its charge — permanently died. I'm not the only one whom this has happened to, I'm sure, and this isn't a complaint. Rather, it's an observation on how different the landscape of my life has been without it. I've been reading more, watching more TV, doing less doomscrolling. I found that I've missed my phone a lot less and simultaneously a lot more than I expected. And I've been noticing a difference in my mental state. My mental health is, apparently, linked in part to the device I hold in my hand 99% of the time. Who knew? However, it's still been challenging lately, for more reasons than just my phone, and my sister invited me to go outside with her. Th

Because You Asked... {and Day 20}

Introducing My Guitar {Day 19: A Talent}

I'm Alive Again {Day 18}

Aslan {Day 17: An Art Piece}

Say Goodbye & Dental Care {Day 16}

Another Hero (or Heroine...?)

My Heroes {Day 15: People I Admire}

Disneyland {Day 14: A Vacation I'd Like to Take}

My Guilty Pleasure(s) - {Day 13}

{Day 12: A Wedding Song}

Rainy Day {Day 11: A Recent Photo}

Conglomeration {Day 10: A 10-year-old Photo}

Green, Green, & Green {Day 9: A Photo I Took}

I'll be out of my mind... how about now? {Day 8: A Thank You Letter...Or Two}

Me in a Nutshell {Day 7: Five Things I Can't Live Without}

Last Summer {Day 6: A Moment You Wish You Could Relive}

In Christ Alone

He'll Pick You Up {Day 5: A Favorite Quote}

"We Are Robin Hood!" {Day 4: A Favorite Show}

Deeper Magic {Day 3: A Favorite Book}

"Edward. Don't lick Max." {Day 2: A Favorite Movie}

Better Late Than Never {Day 1: A Favorite Song}

The Writing Journey

Bikes, Fear, and Closets