Just A Moment…

Me: A lot of things happen around us, huh? Daughter: They happen to you. I’m just usually with you. Me: You’re right. You’re right.   That conversation above: True story. An event that just sits heavy on my heart happened yesterday. Sitting in the median awaiting my turn to cross two lanes of traffic, aContinue reading “Just A Moment…”

Day 28 – Praise through Pain

It’s not easy and sometimes feels like a superhero feat to still praise and give thanks when you’re feeling the pain. It’s a pain that can’t be eased and only processed. A pain that no matter what any other person says nothing can provide true healing. Only God can be that healing. And if I’mContinue reading “Day 28 – Praise through Pain”

Step 1: Thanks

Now, let’s see if I can flip how I’ve been feeling which truly hasn’t been the greatest most whole and healthy. A good place to start is to give thanks. I’m grateful for life. There’ve been so many deaths that it has been a heavy dose to the heart, even as I accept that it occurs.Continue reading “Step 1: Thanks”

I… want… maybe need… but desire and pray for..

I’ve had easier days I’ve had better days I’ve had days to where I didn’t feel drained emotionally and physically I’ve had days where my focus was clearer than it is today I’ve had days where I’ve felt rested and refreshed I’ve had days in which I felt loved and appreciated Those days have feltContinue reading “I… want… maybe need… but desire and pray for..”

It’s Smothering You

Life is filled with things that we have ZERO control over, no matter how much we desire the outcome, no matter how much we’ve poured ourselves and our time into it, no matter how much it would benefit all that are involved. The acceptance of this lesson and how you manage it will change youContinue reading “It’s Smothering You”

Write when…

Write when it hurts Write when you’re trying to heal Write when you’d rather cry At least you gave writing a try Write when nothing else can be done Write when you sit and view the sun Write when your body just can’t take anymore Write to make peace and settle the score Write whenContinue reading “Write when…”