Category: Friends

[friends: twins separated in space-time]

[friends: twins separated in space-time]

Spotting a free seat, I asked the two blond-haired girls who were sitting next to it, “Is this place free?”

They nodded. I sat down.

That was about 8 years ago.

Little did I know at that moment that one of the girls will become one of my best friends.

[a narrow path]

[a narrow path]

We were in a hilly forest. Ravines were everywhere and to get to one place from another place required a lot of walking around.

However, Fedya and I had a different idea. I eyed the dried spring’s course.

“Let’s cut through the ravine,” I suggested, surprised at myself. Usually I prefer the tested paths, but I reckon I was feeling adventurous that day.

[5-minute-friday: good-bye]

[5-minute-friday: good-bye]

We set a timer, throw caution to the winds and try to remember what it was like to just write without worrying if it’s just right or not. Today’s prompt is something that I really dislike. Good-byes.

[motivation]

[motivation]

I mentioned last week that a good friend of mine was a speaker at a mini-conference last Thursday. The theme of the conference was “How to Reach Goals without Hurting People” – and the main idea was to create sort of a battle between the representatives of business and people involved in ministries at Church.

[called]

[called]

Ever felt like you’ve got a task in front of you and you don’t feel qualified? Ever felt like the listeners know more than you about the subject you’re about to talk about?

[God’s Incredibility]

[God’s Incredibility]

God is incredible.

I’m not saying that because I think you might have forgotten. I am saying this so we will always keep this in mind – even when we feel like our lives are boring and nothing happens. Most of the time, I discovered for myself, that time is only a preparation for something.

[photo-a-day: february 23]

[photo-a-day: february 23]

There’s something about this kind of photos. I think everyone these days has participated in one of these “photo shoots.” For me, it demonstrates teamwork. This particular one was when my friend Jessica‘s brother Adam came over for a visit and we toured Kyiv with him. The pink-laced Sketchers are mine, the top shoes are …

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