meet hilary

Hey there!

photo: emily wilson

photo: emily wilson

 I’m Hilary.

I’m twenty-something.  I’m a redhead, a writer and a daydreamer. I’m married to this pretty amazing guy, Preston.

If it’s a choice between tea or coffee, I choose coffee (morning) and tea (afternoon). If it’s a choice between cheeseburgers and carrots (tough), I choose cheeseburgers. I also choose spring, consignment shops, Bon Iver, novels, laughter, and writing my way towards the truth. I choose a life colored with the radical, transforming, wondrous notion that Christ is Lord, and my life is caught up in following Jesus.

We’re called to love with our full selves. We’re called to scatter our love wide and wonder about how it grows. We’re called to love because He first loved us.

I want to live with that wild love.

love, hilary

6 thoughts on “meet hilary

  1. Hilary, I’ve been following Preston’s blog for a little bit (maybe a couple of weeks) and found yours via his. I loved the story of how you met and, eventually, got engaged. A very sweet, modern story — and, yet, a tale as old as time.

    Looking forward to exploring your blog. :)

  2. I may be approaching the point of creepiness now (but is that even a thing when it’s writing we’re talking about…?), but you mentioned Gilead and I just wanted to say that that book practically changed my life in a very subtle and breathing-like way. It changed who I want to be, anyway. I just thought it was beautiful, and so many others in my class (TGC freshman year) thought it was boring or lame. So whenever I find people who like this book I essentially grab them and go “RIGHT?? IT WAS SO BEAUTIFUL.”

    …so yeah.

  3. HIlary you are a beautiful writer already. This is a precious site filled with the eternal life dreams of a lovely young lady. I will see you at church and ENCOURAGE you!
    JB Waters

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