Own The Responsibility

It is not up to anyone else to provide us with a good life. We must own the responsibility. No one can live your life for you. Nor can they give you everything your heart desires. The responsibility lies solely at your feet. It is up to you to decide what will bring you joy.Continue reading “Own The Responsibility”

Use Negative Energy

Use negative energy to your advantage. Let it fuel you in the right direction instead of holding you down in the wrong place. Many people will tell you that you can’t do something. Some will go so far as to say that you aren’t good enough or cut out for what you don’t want toContinue reading “Use Negative Energy”

Everything In Life Is A Phase

Remember, if you are struggling that everything in life is a phase. As we age, we begin to realize that we constantly continue to change and grow. When we are young, we crawl for a short time until we learn to pull ourselves up and walk. Once we are steady enough on our feet, weContinue reading “Everything In Life Is A Phase”

Life Holds Many Choices

You are not stuck where you are. Life holds many choices, and all you need to do is make a new or different one. When we understand that the path laid out before us has multiple turns and branches off in many different directions, we begin to see that we have choices. Every choice youContinue reading “Life Holds Many Choices”

And So, I Escape

My fears stalk me,haunting my dreams,chasing my thoughts,and so, I escape. Seeking distractionin words and shows,where my mind can redirect,yet, fear rewinds the tape. Worry chases fear,barking on its heels,threatening to overtake,and so, I escape. Dancing to lift the mood,singing all the favourite songs,and thinking happy thoughts,until tears begin to shape. The memories flood in,pastContinue reading “And So, I Escape”

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”

Shine Brighter As You Go

We all make mistakes, but they do not define us. Learn and shine brighter as you go along on your journey. Take joy in your missteps because they make you stronger and wiser. Once you make an error and find a way to resolve it, you hopefully won’t make it again. Life is a continualContinue reading “Shine Brighter As You Go”

Failure Is Just A Stepping Stone

Do not think of failing as the end. Failure is just a stepping stone towards success. We may fail for several different reasons. Perhaps we were unprepared, or we didn’t take the time to learn what we needed to. It could be that the timing wasn’t quite right. It doesn’t matter what the reason forContinue reading “Failure Is Just A Stepping Stone”

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”

No Need To Climb Over Others

We can surpass people on our own as we rise. There is no need for us to climb over others. I grew up thinking that in order to reach the top, you had to claw your way there. For a woman, the struggle is definitely more challenging, even now. It has gotten easier because ofContinue reading “No Need To Climb Over Others”