The Porn Talk: 5 Questions for Spouses

Our church recently offered a course on marriage. There were sessions on…


Poem: Baby Jaharri

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. It's likely that some,…


Poem: Children Teach Us About Heaven

The other day, I took my one-and-a-half-year-old daughter to the library to…


A Prayer on the Verge of a Panic Attack

I've never ever ever struggled with anxiety the way I have as a new mom. A…


When I Consider The Darkness - Video & Explanation

"When I Consider the Darkness" is my latest spoken word piece, featuring the…


A Small Thing

You rest your mini-palm on my cheek to fall back asleep. My palm holds your…


Mom Before

A part of growing up is realizing that Mom had a life before me, that she had…


Dad Now

Dad looks at me different nowadays or maybe I'm just now noticing that longing…


Love Made Video

To: Jael Sofia Love: Mama Here's my latest spoken word piece. Enjoy! Read the…


Gertrude aka Gerty aka Ol' Gerty (RIP)

My dearest Gertrude, We met when I was six months unemployed with a bachelor's…


Me to baby. God to me. (When You Can't Sleep)

When You Can’t Sleep “As one whom his mother comforts, so I will comfort you,”…