Announcing July’s Poetry Theme!

July’s poetry theme is R E S E T! There was a wide range of topics that spoke to you, so how do I combine restoration, rejoicing, and renewal with sunflowers and feeling shy when growing up? I actually don’t think it’s as hard as it first seems. I’ll be writing through the lens of flowers and personalities + lacing things together with truth.

I believe this month is going to be artistic and beautiful in a special sort of way.

We will put words to our dreams, fears, goals, hopes & work through the insecurities of growth as we ultimately choose to stay brave and continue resetting, getting back up, and beginning again.


There’s a “night” kind of feeling when it seems like you’ve missed your chance to conquer your fear or speak boldly. But day comes. You can greet the sun. You can start again.

Here’s our first poem of the July series,


Our Hearts & Lives

There’s not a moment on this green earth when we will get to a point of “arrival.” And still, life with God means we’ll never be stagnant even when things feel broken and hidden. . . and all feels like an endless middle.

I think of our hearts and our lives much like this,