Grief

When the news of my son’s death hit my soul, it felt like I was plowing full sprint into an unmovable brick wall. It threw me back, and I landed hard on my back. As the wind left my lungs, a shock overtook my whole being.

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Change is hard but not impossible

What constitutes a change in your life? There are many reasons we look at our lives and think it’s not that bad. Let’s take a look under the hood, shall we? What bothers you to the core? Are there people who push all your buttons?

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Phycology and forgiveness

I believe we all face troublesome times, and we all have people in our lives who are hard to love. We are hard to love at times. Everybody who has ever breathed air has to look in the mirror knowing they’ve let someone down and deeply hurt another person, even our children.

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Elements of grief

Dark clouds roll over the land. Thunder rumbles across the hills. The valleys tremble at the roar. Drops of rain wash over the rocks. I lift my head to the sky. I fall on bended knee. Anguish washes over me. Wetness like rivers flow. Tears fall from dim eyes. My face is awash by the […]

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Broken Mirrors

I run in the morning from all this pain
I run in the evening from all these heartaches

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What is pure love?

With valentine’s day, just past and you see hearts, flowers, cards, chocolate-covered strawberries everywhere you go; the question popped into my head “does anyone know what true love is”?

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Whispering Spirit

A spiritual wind blows through my soul and flutters the curtains of eternity. From the corner of my peripheral vision, I catch a glimpse of heaven. A tear catches in my throat, and a shout of praise lifts from my spirit as I raise my hands in complete awe at the splendor I glimpsed from afar.

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Son, I miss you.

As my fingers tap out the words, my heart shatters in a million pieces. “Why” scrolls through my head like a billboard. But, unfortunately, no real answers are forthcoming. Has the world stopped? Has time stood still? Are the weeks still going?

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What in the World?

What in the world is happening to our planet? Why is everyone either fear-filled or worried about what tomorrow brings? You watch the news; negativity reigns. Looking at the headlines does not give good vibes either.

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When the Rain Stops

 Sweet, warm sunshine. We all enjoy that burning orb in our skies. Lazy summer days on the beach, a warm brisk wind blowing in from beyond the blue horizon of the Atlantic. Lay back on a blanket; feel the grit of sand between your toes

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