“You cannot want it for anyone else but yourself.” This is a very recent revelation that has brought me peace these past few days. Now I can better understand why my friends and family used to tell me not to settle even back when my self esteem was so low and I felt unworthy. I […]Read More You Cannot Want It For Anyone Else but Yourself
“Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.” -Denis Waitley This is a great practice for me to begin applying to my daily life. I have spent a lot of my time dwelling on the past… It is valuable to […]Read More Don’t Dwell On What Went Wrong
I knew you were a Beautiful Soul from the moment I met you. You had that sparkle that I don’t always see in people. I met you at a bookstore on a day when my spirits were feeling dim. Our conversation was easy and our connection apparent. You seemed like the kind of person who […]Read More You Were a Beautiful Soul with that “Sparkle” and You Were Right…
“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man in the arena whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood,who strives valiantly… who knows the great enthusiasms, […]Read More Live Fully, Dare Greatly, Strive Valiantly!
“Hope looks for the good in people instead of harping on the worst. Hope opens doors where despair closes them. Hope discovers what can be done instead of grumbling about what cannot. Hope draws its power from a deep trust in God and the basic goodness of human nature. Hope “lights a candle” instead of […]Read More HOPE
These past 4 years have been a journey. I spent the first two years of my twenties losing myself, becoming disillusioned, and almost losing my identity. Through the grace of God, I found the strength to make it home and recreate my life. Things I have lost in the past 4 years: 1. Friends. 2. My […]Read More Lost and Found