I thought I had let go A long time ago I let go of the pain I let go of the sorrow Even I let go of the joy But not real joy Only a facade We played a good part You and I We fooled them all What fools we were Or maybe justContinue reading “Letting Go”
Category Archives: Writings
Frustration creeps over me like a snake. Slithering Wiggling Inching forward until I can’t breathe To scream Or I would. Trapped again. Escape? Not today.
Six Word Story #32
Thought I had it. I didn’t. Prayer Request: I am asking for prayers for my second cousin’s husband, Thom. He has stage four esophageal cancer and could really use your support. He is a father of five. Please offer your prayers for Thom and his family. Thank you!
I start with the view from my couch/bed. Sad, and yet so happy to have gotten the storage unit cleared out!! Woohoo 🎉!!! Celebration! Well, yes, except that I’m too pooped to party. Yeah.. it’s been a looooooong day. I drove over 100 miles in a moving truck and carted boxes, bags, furniture, you nameContinue reading “Finally Done???”
Sharing Saturday: YL Black Friday Sale!
Just wanted to let you all know that Young Living is having their black Friday sale starting this Monday, November 21st! Yay! Woohoo! I’ve heard some incredible things about this sale. Apparently the savings can be up to 66%! I’m super excited. Just think, your favorite YL products… discounted!!! So much to celebrate 🥳! Thieves,Continue reading “Sharing Saturday: YL Black Friday Sale!”
No Extra Cloak or Pair of Sandals
Do you remember this advice from Jesus in the Gospel? He tells his disciples to go out and spread the good news, but not to bring any extra provisions. Why? Because God himself will provide for them. Wow! That’s a pretty amazing concept! So, as most of you know, we have been on a longContinue reading “No Extra Cloak or Pair of Sandals”
Where I Stand…What Will You Do?
A few weeks ago I was discussing a delicate matter with a friend at the shelter. It was appalling to me that he had no real knowledge of the matter and yet had a very strong opinions on it! What? So, I asked him if he was ok with pulling children apart. He was like,Continue reading “Where I Stand…What Will You Do?”
Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow
Tomorrow we are leaving our temporary home at the shelter. It has been 90 days and we need to move on. We have made many friends here who we will be sad to leave. However, it is time. Since our apartment is not ready until November 1st, we will be staying at a motel, throughContinue reading “Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow”
One Day My Heart Just Opened Up
If you have been following my blog for a while, you know that we have been having housing problems. Oh my goodness! That sounds so tame! No, really, we have been living in a homeless shelter! Our story is not the worst one here. It’s so terribly distressing how hard some of the nicest peopleContinue reading “One Day My Heart Just Opened Up”
Sharing Saturday: Losing Prudence
I decided to do something a little different for this sharing Saturday. Sure, there are many more Young Living products that I want to share, but today I decided to take a break to remember someone who is very dear to me. If you were not aware, today is national pregnancy and infant loss remembranceContinue reading “Sharing Saturday: Losing Prudence”