Glitter in my veins & Jesus in my heart: thoughts on texas

So, people have been asking for stories about Texas. And oh, how I want to comply. I have stories. I have stories about going to a rodeo, and the culture shock of all the American flag-waving, horse-riding, gun-toting, public-place praying, Mexican-immigrant joking that went on. I’ve been told that the announcer with his off-color jokesContinue reading “Glitter in my veins & Jesus in my heart: thoughts on texas”

Cowboy boots, Texas-sized trucks, and a “state of the blog” address

I┬áThis blog has gone through many transformations over the past three years. When I started out, I thought it would be a space where I would keep family and friends updated on our work with iThemba Projects in South Africa. Pretty quickly, I discovered I’m one of those opinionated people who as soon as youContinue reading “Cowboy boots, Texas-sized trucks, and a “state of the blog” address”