Lost But Not Alone

I was lostin my sorrowsadnessraining down face No words existedto erase the painbut hope found me stillin this lonely place Grace reminded me of loveand gratitude arrivedon the wings of my prayera reminder that hope remains Faith stood stronglifting me upout of the depths of despairmy guardian Angel holding the reigns “It is okay toContinue reading “Lost But Not Alone”

Think The Best

In all things, be positive and try to think the best rather than the worst. It is easy to let your imagination roam (especially for us writers) when you don’t hear from someone or after you’ve fought. The challenge is not to think the worst but to have a positive outlook instead. We manifest ourContinue reading “Think The Best”

A Reflection of Choices

I look in the mirrorin the lakewater shining and shimmeringmy reflection looks back at me I see all the choicesthe goodthe badthe indifferent I don’t see the girlof days gone bybut she is therehidden in the reflection I see the emotionsjoy and sadnesslove lostlove gained Experience lines my faceall the sorrowsand all the joyswritten clearlyContinue reading “A Reflection of Choices”

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”

Lost and Alone

He walks the roadslost and alonein the concrete junglecaught betweenloneliness and fearin isolation Passerbys circle around himnot seeing or ignoringnot knowing he is lovedby a parenta childa friend He is one of manythe invisiblesseen, but unseenstruggling to survivecast outbut never forgotten There are thosewho would help himif only he’d allow itunleashingstubbornness, perhaps pridebut he walksContinue reading “Lost and Alone”

Gather Your Strength

Gather your strength when you must; rest when you are weary. We all get tired, which is okay, for we all need to rest and recoup, each in our own way. When you sleep, you replenish your energy and allow your body and mind to relax. We all need to dig deep at times andContinue reading “Gather Your Strength”

I Will Carry The Load

God, I am not sure I can go on; it is just too much for me. Give to me your burdens, my child, and I will carry the load. No task is too small for me, no burden too heavy. When it is too hard for you, lean on me. Ask, and I shall helpContinue reading “I Will Carry The Load”

Go On A Happiness Journey

Whenever you are sad, go on a happiness journey. Everybody gets sad from time to time. The key is to experience the emotion without dwelling on it for long. When you learn how to do that, you will understand that happiness is a state of being; a mindset and a choice. So, how does oneContinue reading “Go On A Happiness Journey”

Check In On Yourself

Every once in a while, you need to stop and check in on yourself. Just like a car needs a checkup, we too need to stop and do a self-check. We need to spend some quiet time with ourselves and touch base with our inner being. How are we doing? Are we happy or sad,Continue reading “Check In On Yourself”

Take Charge of Your Life

Once you move into adulthood, no one is responsible for your life but you. You and you alone are in control, so take charge of your life. Don’t be satisfied sitting back and letting things happen to you. Take back the steering wheel and start driving. You are in control unless you’ve decided to giveContinue reading “Take Charge of Your Life”