a losing battle

Tonight I was on an online forum created for a passionate, active movement of Christian teens. They believed that young people could do hard things, too. Could change the worlds. There were project forums, and teenagers all across the world banded together with projects like sending toys to orphanages in Haiti, making quilts for crisis … More a losing battle


As many of my readers know by now, Indonesia has a special spot in my heart because that’s where my own compassion child lives. These few short months I’ve been a sponsor have already been incredible. I received my first letter from Vivin about a month ago, and read it through blurry eyes. Believe me, … More Irresistable

The Power of Hope

As many of you may know if you’ve read my previous posts, I sponsor a little girl through Compassion International. This child, Vivin, a precious little lady from Indonesia has brought me more joy than I would have thought possible. I tried to bring her hope through my sponsorship- and in her haunting brown eyes … More The Power of Hope


by m. e. roach   21st century 1st world problems babbling hipsters lots of coffee   the rich see danger as something for kicks   have you ever had nothing left to want? have you ever found that the american dream is, after all, just a dream?     and dreams are empty   walk … More Uncivilized