Writing Challenge Day 13 - What are you excited about? I have a couple of traveling adventures lined up and that excites me. I am scheduled to go to Israel in the fall. I have never been but have always wanted to go. When I was 15 I was supposed to go but plans fell through because … Continue reading I’m So Excited, I Just CAN Hide It.
Writing Challenge Day 12 - Write about 5 blessings in your life. I have many things in my life for which I am thankful and that make me feel blessed. Yet I know that if I were to begin listing them, they have the potential to leave someone without a particular blessing feeling as though … Continue reading The Rain Still Falls and the Sun Still Shines
Writing Challenge Day 11 - Something you always think "What if..." about. I am going to give you a peak inside my twisted little mind and a short visit to The Land of What If... I'm not going to tell you about how my "what if..." thoughts often include very unhealthy lines of thinking like: "What … Continue reading My Twisted Little Mind and The Land of What If…
Writing Challenge Day 10 - Write about something for which you feel strongly. Be An Advocate Lately I find myself telling people, who come to me for advice about "whatever", the same thing over and over. Be your own advocate. Advocate is defined as a person who pleads on someone else's behalf. It's synonyms are … Continue reading Who Will Speak For You?
Writing Challenge Day 9 - Post some words of wisdom that speak to you. This is the place in which I stand right now. I am looking for what makes my soul happy. It has been easy to deprive myself over the years, while simply living the day in and day out, doing what had to be done. I … Continue reading Soul Starvation
Free After years of being held emotionally captive, a recent event severed the ties that had me bound and I was set free. He made a choice to finally let me go. It was conscience and intentional. It was shocking. We'd been estranged for years and years at my choice. It was the only way I … Continue reading What Happens When Freedom Sets You Adrift?
Writing Challenge Day 8 - Share something you struggle with. I struggle with ... me. That sounds stupid. What kind of person struggles with themselves? This kind of person I suppose, because I am struggling with me. That is the way it feels most of the time. This grand battle ensues in my own mind daily; I … Continue reading The Struggle; Me, Hope, Cheese, Whine, and a Pool
Writing Challenge Day 7 - List 10 songs that you are loving right now. Ok these lists are getting annoying. Oh no, I am going to be rebellious again. I love music. I don't know if I really have any favorites right now. I love a song that makes me feel like dancing, it speaks to my … Continue reading Speak to Me with a Song
Writing Challenge Day 6 - Five keys to win my heart Laughter - Make me laugh. Laugh with me. Be silly with me until we giggle uncontrollably. Laughter truly is good medicine and for me has a serious bonding effect. It does the heart, mind, soul, and body good. Adoration - Tell me I'm pretty and make me believe it. I … Continue reading Has Anyone Seen the Keys…to my heart?