The Shoeless Girl

I’m a girl trying to see past the ordinary.  I want to see grace in the mundane and humor in the plain and dig deeper than the surface of the things that I think about.  I want to take off my shoes and stub my toes on Holy Ground.  Maybe that’s why I’ve always loved going barefoot.

I have three beautiful children.  I’m married to a man in the Navy.  I’ve survived an interesting journey with a Tumor named Tomas, a paraganglioma found on my carotid artery.  Some of that story is still in process.

I’ve written here to make sense of the loss of my mother, postpartum depression, the ups and downs of Navy life, and now to try to find the sound of my own voice.

Kick your shoes off and join me!


4 thoughts on “The Shoeless Girl

  1. Ok so I got an inroduction from Jana @GraceformyMess. I’ve battled PPD, my dad was in the Navy, I have three girls, and although my husband is not in the military, he is gone for most of the year with his job. We see him a few weeks at the most out of the entire year. I feel as though the Lord has given me a kindred spirit in you. So happy to have found you, and look forward to getting to know you better with each passing day as we share life’s ups and downs. it’s nice to ind someone who knows how if feels to be what I call, a “married-single mom”

    • Hi Tracey!!!! I’m so glad you stopped in! We DO have a lot in common! I’m sure I’ll be poking around your blog too! I love finding new blog-friends and it definitely sounds like you would be a kindred spirit. 🙂

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