Live Your Dreams

Live your dreams and not your nightmares. Our nightmares are all the negative voices saying we can’t, we aren’t enough, and we won’t succeed. Filled with fear and drama, they prevent us from reaching for our dreams. They make us run away and hide. Our dreams are the desires and passions we hold for ourselves.Continue reading “Live Your Dreams”

Sometimes You Must Let Go

God, why aren’t things working out for me? I try so hard to make it work but keep failing. Sometimes, child, you must let go. Don’t hang on to what is not meant for you. Some things are in your life for only a short time, others longer, but eventually, you must move forward, whichContinue reading “Sometimes You Must Let Go”

An End To War

My heart reaches out,invisibly holdingthe innocents of war A man-made thingdriven by anger,greed and darkness My lips prayfor the frightened oneshiding as alarms blare Safety never sure,hiding in fear,hoping for one more day My soul criesaching for them all,my brothers and sisters They have suffered,lost too muchand struggled too long We are all childrenof theContinue reading “An End To War”

You Are Strong Enough

God, I don’t think I can do this anymore. I don’t have any strength left. You, my child, are strong enough. There is strength deep within you that comes from the spirit. It is this spirit, this strength that will carry you through. Think of what it took for my Son to carry that crossContinue reading “You Are Strong Enough”

We Break Free

We leap, and fall,trying to leave the land of failuresand loneliness behind;striving to clear the hurdlesand reach the land of dreams,where our hopesand desires dwell,waiting for us to reach them. But when we fail,we must try again,refusing to dwellin the land of sorrows;where tears create riversthat silently flow,and fears create barrierswith bristles and thorns. WeContinue reading “We Break Free”

Bravery, Strength and Love

Sometimes, it only takes one of these things; sometimes, it requires all three. Bravery, strength and love can move mountains with the power of faith at the wheel. It takes a certain amount of courage to remove yourself from a bad situation and face the unknown. Even walking towards a new destination, you are treadingContinue reading “Bravery, Strength and Love”

Desire Without Action Yields Nothing

It doesn’t matter how bad you want something. Desire without action yields nothing. It is one thing to have a dream, another to reach out and grab it. No matter how big or small, a dream is just a dream until you do something to make it a reality. If you want something, you mustContinue reading “Desire Without Action Yields Nothing”

Until You Return To Me

I can’t live there,in the land of broken dreams;where shadowy wisps reach,daunting and teasing. Nor can I dwellin the sea of broken hearts,where the watery graves run,crashing and thrashing. I cannot climbthe mountain of despair,where snow-crested hills crumblein dark isolation. I will not follow youdown the dark and twisty streets,where shadows fall,and unseen eyes watch.Continue reading “Until You Return To Me”

Doing What’s Right Can Take Courage

Sometimes you have to do what is right, not what is easy. Doing what’s right can take courage. Life, even when straightforward, can be hard at times. It is made even more complicated by the choices we are asked to make throughout our journey. The choices presented to us, and the decisions we make, reflectContinue reading “Doing What’s Right Can Take Courage”

Rescue Yourself

Don’t wait for someone to save you from your life. Rescue yourself. Too often, people look to others for their happiness, wanting another person to be responsible for making them happy. The truth is, we are accountable for our happiness and our life. You do not need a hero. Why? Because you have everything thatContinue reading “Rescue Yourself”