Hiatus

I’m sorry. I should have warned you; I am taking a hiatus from writing. I am not sure how long this sabbatical will last, but I can tell you, at some point, I will return. In the meantime, enjoy reading a couple years worth of content. The purpose of my hiatus is two-fold: I wantContinue reading “Hiatus”

The Book(s)

In Greek, Bible is translated “biblia.” Biblia is a dual functioning word. It means book and it means Bible. On my bookshelves at home sit many books. Hundreds actually. I’ve read at least half of them. But the other half is slow-going. Now that I have two daughters, and we’re about to add a thirdContinue reading “The Book(s)”

First Time Home Buyers

Two days ago, we filled out the paperwork for our first ever offer on a home. Yesterday, the sellers returned a counter-offer. We counter-offered their counter-offer. They accepted. Now, the fun begins. Home inspections, appraisals, filling out pounds of paperwork, and paying and receiving money. Then, a couple home improvement projects to complete. Maybe, byContinue reading “First Time Home Buyers”

A Mantra

I have this mantra I’ve started with God: “God, I can’t do this.” “I know you can’t, Omer. BUT I can.” “God, I can’t do this.” “I know you can’t, Omer. BUT I can.” “God, I can’t do this.” “I know you can’t, Omer. BUT I can.” I did it today. I’m sure I’ll doContinue reading “A Mantra”