Natalie Pak is an aspiring physician’s assistant with the hopes of using her skills for wherever God needs her. She absolutely loves napping and pho to the point where it tastes like mostly sriracha and lime. 

Drawing Out a Prayer
By Natalie Pak

I anxiously fidget as I sit cross-legged on the floor of my church, Ekko. Soft background music is playing to create an ambiance of peace and mindfulness in the room. I begin to indulge in my nasty habit of picking at my brittle nails as my thoughts run rampant with all of the ways this could go wrong.