Sometimes the hardest things to let go are the ones that are most damaging to the spirit. You have to learn to live without their pain and rage in order to really begin cherishing the goodness life has to offer.
How have you been? I hope all is well with you. I just wanted to drop a few notes by your way to let you know that I have been doing fine. I also wanted to say THANK YOU!Thank you for allowing me to experience the ups and the many downs that I have faced … Continue reading Dear Old Me…
With Halloween being right around the corner, what better excuse to come out and be yourself? A lot of times, we get caught up in trying to be this image of what society paints as the "ideal" person and lose ourselves along the way. We use make-up galore to hide our flaws and revealing clothing to attract/"make ourselves feel sexy." If this is how YOU want to deliver yourself, then okay. But if you are doing it because "that's what's in," then take a deeper look at who you are and then another look at who it is that you are trying to be.
What defines you as a woman? Who is it that determines whether or not you are emotionally, mentally, spiritually or physically capable of doing? Are you as celebrated as you deserve? At what point in time, have you been thoroughly and sincerely thanked for just being outstanding at what you do? Where has life, as a woman, … Continue reading Destroy Her
Life is not a guarantee scheduled for everyone. There are people of greatness, who never wake up to see the following day. For this very reason, you must live today as if it is your last. Hug someone and let them know that you missed them. Express your love for someone you simply adore. Tell … Continue reading Tomorrow is Not Promised to Anyone
Have you ever put something off for so long that after a while, you've convinced yourself that it wasn't meant to be? Even though you never quite gave it a fair shot or actually placed your all into it, you've already counted yourself out. A lot of times, we find ourselves throwing away broken … Continue reading Push Past Fear
I've been known to go on a vacation or two - but within the confinement of my own home. No fancy resort or splendid cruise. Just literally separating myself from the world of virtual reality, and cleansing myself from other unworldly behaviors including people. Sometimes, you have to remove yourself from the circles of … Continue reading Give Yourself Alone Time
Have you ever noticed when bargain shopping, a lot of the "great" sales you come across tend to end in ".99?" Think about it - you see a pair of jeans in the store for $60 but if you look over to your right, folded just below the neon "Sale" sign, you see the same … Continue reading The Power Within .99
I had two Fathers. No, this was not a situation where both of my fathers were lovers nor was I an adopted child to two men who wanted one of their own. One father was the one who taught me how to bait my own fishing pole, drive … Continue reading My Two Fathers Are Better Than One