My Wife is Changing but I Won’t

Hannah is tiny, not only is she thin, but she’s just small. When we were just dating, I would pick her up and twirl her around easily, her 5’6” frame contrasted by my height. I’ve told her that she’s short, but her constant argument is that I’m abnormally tall, and...

3 Pieces of Marriage Advice That Don’t Work for Us

I read a lot of Christian marriage books when I was younger, but after Hannah and I were married, I felt really disillusioned, discovering that most of the books were full of generalizations and personal issues that the authors struggled with. I assumed that because a...

Our Wedding Day at Highbridge Park in Kentucky

I don’t think anyone can really tell or explain just how many emotions your wedding day is going to be filled with, or just how much joy that day will bring. We were married on September 15th, at a small park overlooking the Kentucky river, tucked back in the...

3 Ways Marriage Ruined My Picture of Marriage

Before Hannah and I were married, we sat down more than a few times to talk through the issues we thought we were bringing into marriage. Yet, as we talked through what we thought might be problems, we realized that we didn’t have all that many assumptions about...

A Poem for 365 Days

Hannah and I celebrate a year together, today. For all that captivates us about each other, there is more. More of Him through us, and more of all that He has made. Blowing, warm, summer wind, haze across the fields where, pitched mounds of hay lie for bringing in....