I have had the urge lately to purge things out of my house. I want and plan to go through each room extensively and get rid of excess junk that we just don't use. But I can see a parallel in my inner self wanting to do the same thing. I am beginning to believe … Continue reading The Great Purge
A story of the good the bad and the ugly. We have all been there at least one time in our lives...I am sure. An unhealthy place , a place we struggled to get though...Story of my life, but I am here to say it is possible to see your ashes become beauty. It has … Continue reading Where Ashes Become Beauty
I wish prayer was a culture. Prayer is a powerful thing. And when we do it passionately, genuinely, and it lines up with Gods will, mountains do move. We all have a responsibility to pray for ourselves, our family and our loved ones. I wonder if we realize it. Maybe prayer is too daunting, maybe … Continue reading Pray For Your Fellow Man
This past year I encountered many challenges. Challenges can propel us forward or knock us down. I just recently heard of someone well known denouncing their faith. I wasn't to that point, but I can see how they may have gotten there. The dark places I had encountered were full of negative thoughts, but not … Continue reading My House was Full of Snakes!
My birthday is in a few months. I’ll be forty-one. I’m reflecting over the last year before I commit to being in my forties. The other option is to be thirty-nine forever, and deny aging even though my wrinkles will be all chivalrous against me. It’s 12:02 a.m. and I’m still awake. I’d like to … Continue reading I am 39 Again…Or am I?
Good morning! It has been a while since I have written. I am sorry and will not take that much time without warning again. I have just single handedly figured it all out! Actually I have had this epiphany before several times, but each time I have it, it is like THE BEST DAY EVER! … Continue reading The Answer to Insecurity
It has been a while since I have written. Summer has a way of keeping one busy. We just got back from vacation this past weekend. It is always good to get a way! On that note, I have what I call vacation protocol. I pack a certain way so I can have dirty clothes … Continue reading It is Time to Clean House
This morning on my way out the garage to the car, I heard a loud commotion. It was a baby bird, perched on the step of a five foot latter looking out the window, and the noise was it trying to fly through the window. I looked at it and said, "You can't fly through … Continue reading You Can’t Fly Through a Window
Do you ever have those days when you are fully aware of your shortcomings and failures? Maybe you walk around feeling like that all the time, like you have a large weight around your neck reminding you of all your guilt and shame. My Great Aunt taught me something and it is called, the "Not … Continue reading Don’t Look at me I’m Hideous
When things get rough and tough I seek support, human support, I think it is only human to do so. Yes, I go to God too, but I seek a person to talk it out with, a friend to understand me, I don't want to be or feel alone. I search for security in this … Continue reading empty gods