It is both a terrifying reality and a wondrous opportunity when we come to know that we are flammable. Everyday we have the capability of burning with love and kindness or with destruction and hate. We can choose to carry a fire that spreads ferociously into the hearts of those we love. This flame eradicates… Read More You Are Flammable
“I recommend calm, and calm all the time.” St. Pio Being calm is a gift from God. I have witnessed people who remain calm in the craziest of situations. It amazes me how someone can remain calm when all hope is lost. When I think of calmness I picture many different people. The surgeon who… Read More “You Are So Calm”
Have you woken up in the morning and felt like you must have swam across the Atlantic in your sleep? When your feet touch the floor, you catch yourself from falling over? Your eyelids decide to stay partially closed and the shower does not help? I felt exactly like this when I woke up today.… Read More She Held My Hand
I know life is hard. But know, you are built to break down walls. You were made to conquer with love. I know you are sad. But you have joy resting in your veins and peace sleeping in your mind. You are strong. Braver than a front line soldier. You face your day with a… Read More 100 words to fill you with zeal.
I was in Church last week. Placed on the seat next to me was a purse. The lady who owned the purse was two seats away. The choir started singing and just like that Church had started. Maybe, ten minutes into the start a couple walked in and the usher pointed to the seat next… Read More The Purse Lady
Where am I going? What am I leaving behind? Did I mess up? Have I finished all that I started? Have I even started? Why do I feel so alone yet so loved? Am I scared? Is fear ruling my life? Did I tell her all I needed to say? Why do I imagine my… Read More i.just.don’t.know.
The last few weeks (more like months) I have been really stressed/anxious/fearful. Why? I have no idea what my future holds. I have no idea what state I will be living in next year. I have no idea if I will find good friends. When I talk to others about my future I… Read More Noticing You Noticing me