There’s a good chance you’ve heard the phrase, “Veni, vidi, vici,” by Julius Caesar which translates to “I came, I saw, I conquered”. Based on history & all his accomplishments, there is a good chance he either naturally was or learned to be a Type A personality. Here’s the thing, though, I personally do not… Continue reading Julius Caesar & the Type A Personality
I’m going to be honest with you…I don’t really feel like writing today…but I’m writing this more because I feel like I need to than I want to. You see, I’ve had today’s topic- specifically, my testimony- planned for this date for the past few weeks, and I feel it’s kinda funny…because this past week… Continue reading Hold Fast. Rely. Abide.
There are times I read the Bible, especially the Old Testament & its histories of the Israelites, & I just get so frustrated with them. They witnessed God do miracle after miracle for their sakes & yet they continued to forget Him & turn away to other gods they had created with their own hands.… Continue reading Breaking a Heart Like Israel’s
Let me go ahead & get one thing out of the way, I am neither planning or hoping to die any time soon. In fact, I feel like this post will have more to do with life than with death. It’s just something that has been on my life a lot as of late…life…my life…&… Continue reading When I Die…
The woman is twirling, smiling, & laughing. Her flowy skirt is swirling across the golden floor as she does a fancy ballroom dance move. From her smile & voice flows life & full joy & I am reminded of the invisible, quiet impact we, as individuals, have on each other. This woman, previously sad &… Continue reading Invisible Ripples
Two weeks ago, on my way to work, I heard a couple commercials on the radio advertising a place for women to go to have laser hair removal, body sculpting, & injections done. Their motto is to “be ideal.” All of a sudden, in hearing it, I just became so angry & frustrated. Our society… Continue reading Refusing Ideal
Writing has always been a kind of therapy for me. And honestly, I’ve noticed a change in myself since I started blogging- I’ve become a lot more positive. People don’t want to read negativity in a blog, we already get enough of that in our daily lives, social media, & on the news. Because of… Continue reading A Heart of Gratitude