On the Ways of the World

On the Ways of the World

For over two minutes, the moon completely covered the sun, immediately turning day into dusk.

As the sun’s corona peeked through the darkness, I couldn’t believe what I was seeing.

An electric energy filled my body and soul, as the thrill of joy rushed from the depths of my spirit and were released through my vocal chords, producing a shriek from a quiet, solid place. Continue reading “On the Ways of the World”

She IS (A Poem)

She IS (A Poem)

Sweet as honey, wrapped in soul, wisdom and truth.

A Black butterfly, with nothing to prove.

Words shine light on her heart’s deepest cries.

She’s a blank canvas. Masterpiece in quiet. Continue reading “She IS (A Poem)”

10 Things Heartache Taught Me

10 Things Heartache Taught Me

We often count the days, weeks and months since we lost the ones we love, but it always feels like it just happened yesterday.

Have you ever been through the storm and could feel the sun, just for the clouds and rain to swiftly cover its glory? Have you ever felt like you were just starting to “feel normal”, then another blow to your heart brings you deeper into despair than before? Continue reading “10 Things Heartache Taught Me”

7 Things to Believe When You Think You Can’t Do It

7 Things to Believe When You Think You Can’t Do It

Over the past six days, God has spoken to me twice regarding my inner thoughts and feelings.

Last week, I was wondering whether I should keep writing this much – between my blog, writing entertainment stories, reviews and feature articles, my wrists and arms have been in pain. I have carpal tunnel to thank (NOT) for the aching, every time I do what I love to do. Continue reading “7 Things to Believe When You Think You Can’t Do It”

8 Things To Do When You Feel Like Giving Up

8 Things To Do When You Feel Like Giving Up

Life can be difficult most times. From juggling relationships with family and friends, trying to create synergy between your work and personal lives, and simply taking time for yourself, it is so easy to get overwhelmed.

And this has been the story of my life for the past week, or more, LOL. Continue reading “8 Things To Do When You Feel Like Giving Up”

How Loving Yourself Changes Your Life

How Loving Yourself Changes Your Life

For 29 and a half years, I put my self-esteem and self-love in the hands of others.

I based the way I loved and accepted myself on the way other people loved and accepted me. This was draining, because their actions, words and attention were never enough. I was always left empty, more hurt and yearning for more. Continue reading “How Loving Yourself Changes Your Life”

8 Truths to Find Yourself When You’re Lost in Others’ Opinions

8 Truths to Find Yourself When You’re Lost in Others’ Opinions

Have you wanted to say what needed to be said, but didn’t? Have you yearned to do something that you felt in your heart you should do, but changed your mind? Have you made decisions based on others’ advice versus following your intuition?

Continue reading “8 Truths to Find Yourself When You’re Lost in Others’ Opinions”