Live what you say you believe

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer The predicament: Graduation from college required the successful completion of an internship program. My placement was at a mega-church (essentially a small ...

Soul thinking

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer I rented a car a few weeks ago, and it happened to be one I’d never heard of before–a Kia Soul. It served my purposes, reminded me of candy and ...

Through the eyes of another

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer To be honest, it isn’t the kind of place to which I would normally go. I typically avoid attractions billed as “top tourist”, in part becau...

Finding hope under wing

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer I’ve watched them before, the owls on the cam. Technology and a generous family have given me a view of something wondrous–great horned owls nes...

Split-second life lessons

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer My month-old license was thoroughly road-tested. I rented a car, and drove back and forth between cities six times in thirteen days. Each round trip was 365...

What lies beneath the lie?

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer What lies beneath the lie? When did the screws of time give way to salt and brine corrode wires break current burn connection? There are candles for the dark...

Whispering sides

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer “I’m just telling you, she felt like she had to choose sides.” The words, though difficult to hear, were not surprising. Something had hap...