My name is Jessie Childs and I am a recovering people pleaser. I have often struggled to voice my opinions and not get lost in the opinions of others. I love helping people and being what they need, and especially love helping them feel understood, but often struggle to be vulnerable in allowing others to be what I need.
I can trust him?
Hey there lovely reader–thanks for showing up and sharing this space with me! Words have always been a safe place for me—whether it be filling up pages…… Read more “I can trust him?”
the honor of listening
Have you ever had a conversation with someone that sticks out a part from all the others? A line, a phrase, or a monologue even that reverberates…… Read more “the honor of listening”
* The majority of this post was originally written in October of 2018 and was never shared, the last half was written June 2019* Lately, I have…… Read more “strength.”
why hiding is overrated
Ya know, I am twenty-one years old. Twenty-one. That is still hard to comprehend since I still feel like I’m a freshman in high school. To see…… Read more “why hiding is overrated”
Small Talk? No, thanks.
For as long as I can remember, I have consistently asked for prayer to overcome my “shyness”. I’ve always felt that I’m supposed to be super outgoing…… Read more “Small Talk? No, thanks.”