o·ver·whelm /ōvərˈ(h)welm/ • verb • past tense: overwhelmed; past participle: overwhelmed [defined as:] (1) bury or drown beneath a huge mass. (2) defeat completely. (3) give too much of a thing to (someone); inundate. (4) the art of beginning to experience a sliver of the depths of love, grace, power and Spirit that the Lord … More o·ver·whelm

Eagle Village – the land of obstacles and opportunities

Her name is Emily Baier. * She is my quirky comrade. Who also doubles as my merry mentee. We had the opportunity of a lifetime to spend a weekend together (9/12/15-9/13/15) with the rest of the Leader Advancement Scholars from the sophomore and freshman class from Central Michigan University. We packed our bags and headed north, to … More Eagle Village – the land of obstacles and opportunities

The Day I Met Joe

So there’s this quaint little local hole-in-the-wall coffee shop close to campus called Kaya. Every Wednesday there is open mike night. Some nights are filled with poetry. Some are filled with cover and original music. Some are filled with stand up comedy. Some nights there’s a combination of all of the above. There’s something in common … More The Day I Met Joe

Food ‘n’ Mood Journal

March Second. People take note this is already month number three. Relevant question, please don’t take offense: How are we doing on our New Year’s Resolutions? ‘Ouch.’ Touchy subject? Well, it’s time to evaluate your progress and re-evaluate your methods of controlling the madness. That’s why yesterday I decided to start a journal. No, not … More Food ‘n’ Mood Journal

Lucky Day # 13 on the Deemed Unlucky Friday the 13th

Sometimes it’s difficult, because there is no immediate change or result. I expect things to change or differ almost instantaneously, but I am struggling with patience and perseverance. A conclusion that I’ve reached though: If you’re not actively doing something to get you closer to where you want to be, closer to where you see yourself, … More Lucky Day # 13 on the Deemed Unlucky Friday the 13th