moments

approach a park bench- perch and talk for hours on end. let the grass tickle your feet. squint in the light of the sun. sit in silence staring at the stars. fall backwards laughing onto the grass. dance in the summer breeze. smile at a stranger. close your eyes and listen to the music. cross […]

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my snow globe

i’m living in a snow globe. my creator formed the mountains and seas in this glass bubble and placed me in it. a layer of glitter lies at the bottom, and sometimes, He picks up my snow globe and takes it for a little whirl. the glitter rises and as it falls i begin to […]

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sophia’s escapades no. 1 (5/12/17)

so here’s the thing- sophia’s escapades was designed to be a platform where i share my thoughts, feelings, poetry, and adventures. i haven’t posted much about those little adventures i take, so i thought i would start now. this is a trip i took to echo lake/ idaho springs, colorado on the last day i […]

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shout it

i’ve been writing a lot. about feelings- or a lack there of. it is all dark and disappointing, so i don’t know if i want to share some of the pieces just yet. it’s real, and it’s me. i’m not trying to hide anymore. i’ve been attempting to hide from God the past few months- at […]

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“God wants me to be happy”

i had a wonderful conversation with a treasure of a friend the other day. we discussed what our versions of life looked like, and how, as much as we wanted our lives to play out a specific way, that isn’t always God’s plan for us. i was vulnerable with her in this moment with something […]

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selfishly creating

one day i stopped creating, because i was creating for other people. the day i stepped out to try again is the day i started creating for myself. the words flow, and- writing heals me.

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a letter to my illness

(this is messy, this is raw, this is real. it was written in 30 minutes so i apologize for the lack of eloquence and beauty.) “hey t1d, nice to see ya. again. and again. i think i see you almost everyday if we’re being honest. i’ve tried writing about you. angry writing, sad writing, happy […]

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innocence

 a gentle figure tip toes around our room as to not disturb me when i sleep. but you often forget that i am a deep sleeper, and i want to remind you that it is okay to be selfish. stuffed animals are scattered on your bed and dried flowers are still placed in the vase […]

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my thoughts on falling in love

i’ve always been a bit petrified of the idea of falling in love. here is what i think about it: “the feeling of love scares me. being in love, falling in love, or having someone else love me. i’m petrified of not knowing where i will be in 10 or 20 years and wondering if […]

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lavender walls

the lavender walls envelop me and my soft white comforter is a blank canvas where all of my thoughts lay to rest. my head hits the pillow and i am asleep- dreaming of far fetched ideas and realities that only are true in my own existence. in the purple room there is a mirror that […]

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