Last year for (in)RL I hid.
I fled up the coast to the safe (and most beautiful) friendship of one of my oldest and best of friends. The weekend that all of you met in homes and in churches and you met new people, I met Lisa on the beach.
It was the most amazing couple of days: we ate breakfast, we went shopping, we walked on the sand. But to be very honest, I asked her to meet me on purpose during that weekend last April: I wanted an excuse not to have to either go to an inRL event or to host one myself.
And to be honest once more, it’s okay that I hid. I feel no guilt or shame about it…
There is a time to hide, but there is also a time to invite others into community. This year I’ve decided not to hide. In fact I’ve decided to host….
So I’m creaking open my private heart and my private life for those of you who’ll join me. And if you are attending one or hosting one, you are doing the same thing…
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