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What Made YOU Happy Today

I just read a post from a person who asks her readers to post in the comments what made them happy today and I felt inspired to share. First let me tell you why I have every right not to be happy. This month we are in a bit of a bind. We found ourselves… Continue reading

I Pulled the Wool Over My Own Eyes

Today the Daily Prompt asks to tell about a time when someone had you completely fooled, where the wool was pulled right over your eyes and you got hoodwinked, but good. It seems like that has happened so often in my life. Sadly I feel like I am often easily fooled because I try so … Continue reading

Hope Renewed

She stands there, sad and hungry. The pain visible in her eyes. Slowly she unfolds a sign which says “Homeless, anything helps”. As she does this she hangs her head down. She looks at the ground, ashamed that she should have to ask for help in such a manner, wishing that her life was different. … Continue reading

So We Stayed

We landed here accidentally and didn’t plan to stay. The plan was to get the truck fixed and keep going down the road. Then I realized how much I liked the people here and the fact that there were things to do. I liked the social feel of this place and the feeling of a … Continue reading

Age is Just a Number

Age is just a number…. or is it? On March 8th 2014 I turned 43 years old. It’s funny because when I turned 28 I FREAKED out. I thought it was the beginning of the end. I thought I was getting old and 40 was just around the corner. But now that I’m in my … Continue reading

The Road Calls

Have you ever just wanted to drive? Just get in the car and keep going until you were so tired you had to stop? That was always a pull in the back of my heart. I could be headed to the grocery store and suddenly the road just stretched out before me, inviting and exciting, … Continue reading

What Do You See

Look in the mirror. Does the person you see match the person you feel like on the inside? How much stock do you put in appearances? –┬áThe Daily Post This was the question posed in another blog earlier and I find it quite interesting. When I look in the mirror does the person I see … Continue reading

You Have The RIGHT To Be Here

Stop shrinking within! Stop moving when you were there first! Stop looking down at your feet! Lift you head, stand proud and tall. You have the RIGHT to be here! Don’t apologize for taking up space in the world. You have the RIGHT to be here! Don’t apologize for breathing the air. You have the … Continue reading

Remember Me Kindly

Someday you will leave this earth. All things come to an end and we all know that life is one of those things. Do you believe that you have a purpose while you are here? What do you want to do with your life? How do you want others to remember you? Someday I’ll be … Continue reading

Through the Lens

It’s funny what you see through the lens of a camera. I love the way the world looks through the lens. I hate the way I look through the lens. Strange how I don’t see all these things in the mirror, but I notice in pictures. I notice how my eyes are too big and … Continue reading