We Aren’t Born to Suffer

We aren’t born to suffer. I heard these words today, and they touched me, moved me in fact, to write this post. Life isn’t meant to be hard. Sometimes we spend so much time worrying, working, and hurting that we forget to love ourselves and love life. We were born to shine. To share ourContinue reading “We Aren’t Born to Suffer”

It’s a Lonely Thing Being Lonely

Chorus:It’s a lonely thing being lonelywhen the world’s right outside your door;it’s a lonely thing being lonely,come on, what are you waiting for? The sun is shining,the stars are bright;it’s a beautiful day,oh what a glorious night.come take my hand,and walk awhile with me;trust in the lovethat you feel and see. ChorusCuz it’s a lonelyContinue reading “It’s a Lonely Thing Being Lonely”

Breaking the Barriers

When stuck in the status quo, only breaking the barriers will facilitate change. Everyone runs up against roadblocks of some kind on the path to their dreams. Whether it be fear, lack of faith or lack of knowledge, the barriers can be eliminated. Fear Fear is one of the biggest challenges people face. Whether itContinue reading “Breaking the Barriers”

Day’s End

And, as the days endcomes to a close,I lie awake and ponder;what will the year bring,an end to this Covid thing? I close my eyesand dream once more,of social gatherings;long-needed hugsand heartstring tugs. My mind wandersto the heroes of these days,those who keep us going;to all who have lost,theirs is the cost. Lockdown, stay home,keepContinue reading “Day’s End”

Don’t Let Anger Poison Your Heart

Sometimes it is hard to let the pain of someone hurting us go but holding onto it is not healthy. Don’t let anger poison your heart. When someone hurts you, whether intentional or not, the pain you feel is real. These are valid emotions and you are entitled to feel them. You may feel hurtContinue reading “Don’t Let Anger Poison Your Heart”

Life is Better With a Positive Attitude

When life throws roadblocks in your way figure out how to remove or go around them. Don’t sit and wallow, life is better with a positive attitude. It isn’t always easy to see the bright side of things but you must believe that when times are tough, they will get better. Nothing stays the sameContinue reading “Life is Better With a Positive Attitude”

Wrap Yourself in Love, Hope and Joy

Do yourself a favour and wrap yourself in love, hope and joy and you will find peace. It is easy to find fault with oneself and to focus on the negative. This however does us no good. It is only upsetting, adds stress and often, brings with it sadness and self-loathing. These are all negativeContinue reading “Wrap Yourself in Love, Hope and Joy”

Give the Gift of Love

We are all blessed with the gift of love. It can be received and given. So, when you can, give the gift of love. There are many different ways in which we love, each bringing its own joy. We love our families, our friends, our spouse and our children. We also love our pets andContinue reading “Give the Gift of Love”

Appreciate the Ones Who Care

Loved ones are not around forever; make sure to appreciate the ones who care. It seems that too often we take the people we care about for granted. If there is one small gift that came with Covid it is in the fact that we realized how important our relationships are. This is more evidentContinue reading “Appreciate the Ones Who Care”

Only You Can Heal Your Hurts

Don’t rely on others to fix all the problems in your life and ease your pain. Only you can heal your hurts. Carrying around the pains from the past can be a heavy burden. A burden, that will weigh you down and prevent you from moving forward. While people may apologize or try to help,Continue reading “Only You Can Heal Your Hurts”