Learning to Forgive

Perhaps one of the hardest things to do in life is learning to forgive others and yourself. When someone has hurt us beyond measure, there is a strong emotion tied to the pain. If left untended, it turns to anger and resentment. It can also lead to depression and cause illness. Many people do notContinue reading “Learning to Forgive”

Retain Your Power

No one can control your life except you unless, of course, you let them. Don’t let others decide your fate. Retain your power. We can give or take control. In giving control, we understand that we are giving up a choice in the direction we are going. It can be said that we should notContinue reading “Retain Your Power”

A Winters Rest

Today I satin the coldstaringat the pure white snowas the sun embracedand kissed my facewarmthwithin this cold,cold day. Gentle breezesblowing byyet the warmth staysever touchingever bringinga different kind of joya renewed strength of spirita distinct type of being. As I sit quietlylooking across the lakelookingat the footprints of peoplethe tracks of the ridersthe glass ofContinue reading “A Winters Rest”

Peace Amid the Turmoil

The storm rages,reaching outward,ripping, tearing,causing havoc.But, in the midst of the stormthere is a quiet,a calm that centres,a peace to be found. Though angry words fly,armed only to hurt,meant to bring pain,they can’t break through.The wall is strong,a beacon from the soul,a light of love,to wrap yourself around. Fear not the trials,stand strong,hold fast,to faith,Continue reading “Peace Amid the Turmoil”

Owning Your Light

Don’t let others steal your flame, peace comes from owning your light and letting it shine. We are all born with an eternal flame that resides within us. It is our link to the heavens, to God. You and you alone must be responsible for it. Nurture your light so that it will shine bright.Continue reading “Owning Your Light”

Two Sides To Every Story

There are two sides to every story, so why do so many people forget that? Whether it is my version vs your version, or he said/she said, there is always more than one side to every story. Too often, we don’t take the other person’s view or perspective into account. Listening to both sides ofContinue reading “Two Sides To Every Story”

In The Silence

I speak volumes in the silence,leaving words of love unsaid;a look, a smile, a touch,the way I tilt my head. There is sorrow in the silence,a pain unspoken, even still;from a time, so long ago,oh, the pages I could fill. There is a thoughtfulness in the silence,a pondering of sorts;contemplating lifes’ true meaning,a place too,Continue reading “In The Silence”

We All Get Behind

It doesn’t matter the reason, at some point we all get behind. The key is recognizing it and getting back on track. There are many reasons we get behind, poor planning, over committing, distractions, the list goes on. Sometimes we have a very good reason for getting behind, sometimes we don’t. If running behind isContinue reading “We All Get Behind”