Understanding What Life Is

“In order to know who you really are,  In order to know the power which you possess, In order to grow,  In order to live and be free,  You must first be willing to embrace every moment… The days before your existence,  The days when you came to be and the legacy that you willRead More

The Reasons Of Life

Quite often we feel like uncomfortable places serve as  a place or source of pain and therefore it must be “evil.”  However, I see the opportunity in the place where I am right now. I see God pruning me and teaching me to see myself clearly outside of the noise in my head as wellRead More

Didn’t Think It Through

I hurriedly pushed towards love and marriage which ended in abuse and eventually divorce. I rushed into jobs, only to find no satisfaction and to learn those jobs did not match my career aspirations. I found myself empty and void of meaning and purpose because I thought if I did not accomplish my goals quicklyRead More

Who I Am

I am whole. I am loved. I am full of goodness.” I smiled, realizing I have spoken these words over and over for the past 16 years and suddenly, this day, I realize the value in what I’ve spoken to myself about my state of being. Somewhere and somehow over these years, I’ve come toRead More

What about Love?

As blissfully as love enters, it retreats leaving me with a bleeding heart. The same one that builds and breathes life is the same destroyer that steals the innocence of my love leaving me with a bleeding heart. Though I build my resistance to love, the gift giver constantly and creatively encourages me to inviteRead More

Just Being Me

This morning I rose at 5am, sat quietly praying and meditating. When I finished, a great sense of peace came over me. I said out loud, “I am well. I am healthy. I am whole. I am loved. I am full of goodness.” I smiled, realizing I have spoken these words over and over forRead More

A Taste Of Freedom

This morning I rose at 5am, sat quietly praying and meditating. When I finished, a great sense of peace came over me. I said out loud, “I am well. I am healthy. I am whole. I am loved. I am full of goodness.” I smiled, realizing I have spoken these words over and over forRead More

The Writing On The Wall

For almost twenty-five years I have held onto this story for fear of hurting those whom I love, respect, and honor.  That however, is not my intention.  This series is not to cast blame, point fingers or to cry out as a victim: nor is it an opportunity to “air the families dirty laundry”.  NeitherRead More

Precious Little Girl

I bat my big pretty brown eyes with my lashes quickly opening and shutting   I coo, giggle, laugh and smile reaching out for your ear, your nose and for your eyes   Gently I graze your cheeks with the warmth and the softness of my finger tips   I can see in your eyesRead More