6.2.15

e i g h t e e n

(foggy lens. oh yes.)
it was the best sunrise of the year (so far). and somehow i managed the whole. freaking. day. without thinking about really sad or depressing things. and i was happy. and i breathed. and i enjoyed myself.
the fact that the sky was a beautiful blue and the snow was sparkling also helped. my friends did, too. i had a last-minute birthday party, and because it was so late, i expected most people wouldn't come. but everyone did. and that? well, that made this girl a happy mess. and she felt very loved.
i'm eighteen years old. i've got lots of dreams, most big, but a few small. there's a lot i don't know, but i know that this year my goal is to let God's grace completely swallow me up. and you know what? i am going to fall in love with my life.
because i refusei absolutely refuseto let myself be miserable (for too long. and one of these days, ever).
so here's to a joyful eighteenth year full of love and throwing myself into God's arms.

Rebekah
p.s. the coolest birthday playlist right here.

16 comments:

  1. Happy birthday! Everything around you looks so beautiful.(: Here's to another year of God's awesome grace!

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  2. Happy birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday dear Bekah, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU.

    Maybe this sounds weird, but I'm proud of you. I hope you accomplish all that you dream of. ;)

    -Liz

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  3. Happy birthday! This is so beautiful and true. Hope you have a fantastic eighteenth year! :)

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  4. Ahhh! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, REBEKAH!

    Your pictures were absolutely wonderful. I love your words, too. They are honest and raw. <3

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  5. Happy Birthday! I hope you had lots of fun on your birthday with loved ones and ones that love you!

    ~Arielle Joy

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  6. Happy birthday!!!! 18 is an awesome year! :)

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  7. HAPPY (belated) BIRTHDAY GIRL. I'm soo glad you had such a splendid birthday and you felt like a "happy mess" which I think is one of the nicest things to feel when surrounded by the people you love. Hope you have a amazing upcoming year filled with God's love and peace xx.

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  8. Happy birthday Bekah!!! ~ Ajax Cochrane

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