This is the second post about my time in Germany. Day 3: Sunday A German church service is longer than an American one. Or it just feels that way because it was all in German and I didn't understand a word of it. Then came the part when our group got to sing In Christ … Continue reading Stories from Germany, Days 3-4
From March 3rd through March 12th, I took a trip to Germany to help out in the building of a center for missionaries there. The place will be used for training and hosting many people who go to minister to Germans in this beautiful country. I am so thankful for the opportunity and for the people who … Continue reading Stories from Germany, Days 1-2
'Hope' is the thing with feathers— That perches in the soul— And sings the tune without the words— And never stops—at all— And sweetest—in the Gale—is heard— And sore must be the storm— That could abash the little Bird That kept so many warm— I've heard it in the chillest land— And on the strangest … Continue reading emily dickinson – hope is the thing with feathers
If you haven't been hiding under a rock for the last seventy years, I'm sure you've heard the term "feminist." If not, here's a quick definition Google Feedback provided: A person who supports feminism. Okay, that didn't help. Here's the definition of feminism. The advocacy of women's rights on the basis of the equality of the sexes. … Continue reading Why I’m Not a Feminist
It was a quiet, calm, slow Summer Sunday evening. I hopped on my bike and rode for maybe ten minutes, going to a place I often went to think and pray and hope. It was a forest trail; a long, winding, rising and falling path that welcomed the thoughtful soul. Birds chattered in the earlier … Continue reading Quite Conversational: 7th Day Adventists
There is no frigate like a book To take us lands away, Nor any coursers like a page Of prancing poetry. This traverse may the poorest take Without oppress of toll; How frugal is the chariot That bears a human soul!
Hello! So, to be clear, as I write this, the day is February 21st, 2017. You should be reading this on Tuesday, March 7th, 2017, or a day or two after. Anyhow: I just thought it would be neat to have this go out to all of you while I'm there so you can pray … Continue reading I’m in Germany! Here’s how you can pray for me.
About a year ago, I wrote a story that was meant to reflect many fantasy clichés. I think it ended up sounding hilarious, so when I discovered it today I decided to share it with you. Please bear in mind that it is consciously poorly-written. Also, I apologize for the use of zombies, I'm not really … Continue reading Key of Magic – a short story
I wrote a novel. This is how you can too! (Okay, actually, I wrote 76/77 of a novel, and I'm going to finish it soon, but we'll just focus on the starting today. Finishing can be talked about later.) Oh, and, a disclaimer: this is how to write a novel, according to today Levi. Your writing process or … Continue reading How to Write Your First Novel
The reader base of this blog is quite varied. Most people (I assume) know me in 'real life', but many of you just stumbled upon a post somehow or follow me on Instagram. However you found this, I'm glad you did, and I appreciate your readership immensely. Writing blog posts wouldn't be fun if I … Continue reading Here’s How You Can Help Grow this Blog