Quieting the noise

Breathe in, breathe out. Breathe in, breathe out. Breathe in— Breathe out— One of my favorite places in New York City is the campus of the General Theological Seminary in Chelsea. As I walk down 21st street between 9th and 10th, the sound of the city is slowly muted. I arrive at its private entrance… Continue reading Quieting the noise

I am whole, I am whole, I am whole

Last Wednesday was my 26th birthday. Or, as I’ve been saying for the past few months, the Officially-Kicked-Off-My-Parents’-Health-Insurance-Day. This birthday feels a bit different. It’s a pretty big milestone in many ways. As I remove my family Aetna card from my wallet, I feel a tinge of fear. The final safety net, my final tie… Continue reading I am whole, I am whole, I am whole

How Does One “Church” While Estranged?

Hey, all! Long time no see. I wrote the post below for the gay Christian blog Between Communities. You can check out the original post here. Thanks for reading! I like doing things alone. When I have a whole day free, with no obligations planned with any friends, family, or coworkers, I feel giddy. “Maybe… Continue reading How Does One “Church” While Estranged?