Hi I’m still here! This is an overdue post about my family trip to the Yucatán Peninsula! We spent the beginning of July there and I’ve been back since the 4th, but immediately after returning I started my summer class, and that same day I struck a sudden high fever. I was so sick that I couldn’t get out of my bed for more than two days straight. People probably thought that I came down with some terrifying food poisoning since I was in Mexico. I was scared I had some contagious Mexican …

It’s been two weeks since I left my job as a WordPress developer. When people ask me why, I have to tell them “to play video games”. Everyone’s reaction is funny because I sound like a complete bum. I’m at a point my life where playing video games is my homework, and having a job in addition to serving on campus fellowship and working on my thesis leaves me with little time to do homework. I have six months to defend my thesis if I want to get my Master’s degree this year, …

If there was somewhere I want to be right now, it would be back at the camp I wrote about in my last post, at the dock by the lake. Only in that quiet, that peace, would I be able to deeply cry and mourn with the lost and hurt of the Orlando shooting.

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“We need to just accept gay people.” That’s something I heard as far back as I can remember. But what actually is acceptance?

I always thought I was “so accepting” of people who are LGBTQ. …

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