Call A Thing A Thing: It is Judgment

October 6, 2014

I encourage those women who have survived and arrived as conquers of domestic violence to tell their stories. You need to tell it. Other women need to hear it. Society has painted domestic violence as our nation’s dirty little secret. Many of us have been too embarrassed to tell our stories—until now.   The violence […]

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The Cinderella Story

October 2, 2014

It’s October and the seasons are changing. Growing up the Fall season meant Christmas was around the corner. I had to find something to believe in because as a child I often felt unloved and unwanted.  I grew up in an abusive and alcoholic household. Somehow I knew within it was not right, however I […]

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Facing The Truth

September 28, 2014

Fall is in the air and October is just around the corner. I felt led to write on topics related to Domestic Violence. October is deemed Domestic Violence awareness month, yet it gets over shadowed because it is also Breast Cancer Awareness month. These are both important issues for women. However, I want to focus […]

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Killing me privately

September 23, 2014

She grew up in a home where abuse was the way that love was expressed. Every day she thought: This is the day we might be rescued from this nightmare. How could a God who is all-knowing and all-powerful allow these horrible things to happen to us? The cycle of abuse is powerful. If not […]

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Transformed into a New Season

January 14, 2014

WELCOME! We have entered into a new season. In the last season I experienced so many wonderful opportunities that stretched me and lessons that challenged me. I am grateful for each. As I reflected in this new season, my intentions going forth are to: 1) Pray gratitude daily; 2) Forgive and love always. For they […]

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An Appointment With Destiny

September 19, 2013

During the Summer Olympics, world class sprinters have been trained to race with their eyes focused on the finish line.  Their eyes are on their destination.  They are trained to look forward and resist the temptation of looking either on their left or right and certainly not behind.  Their destination is too important for them […]

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Ugh……I’m Feeling Some Kind of Way!

June 4, 2013

Blah days, we all have had our share of them.  I use to struggle with how to deal with them.   Just the other day I woke up feeling pretty okay, however, there was something nagging at me.  The sun was shining and nothing unusual took place.  I usually start my day with prayer and meditation but this particular day, I […]

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Love Never Gives Up

May 1, 2013

“If I give everything I own to the poor and even go to the stake to be burned as a martyr, but I don’t love, I’ve gotten nowhere. So, no matter what I say, what I believe, and what I do, I’m bankrupt without love. Love Never Gives up.” (1Corinth. 13:3-7) One day I was […]

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It’s Time For A Revolution!

April 22, 2013

How many of you remember learning about the Boston Tea Party in school?  Let me refresh your memory. The Boston Tea Party was a direct action by colonists in Boston, a town in the British colony of Massachusetts, against the British government. On December 16, 1773, after officials in Boston refused to return three shiploads […]

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Laying the Foundation

February 6, 2012

Laying the Foundation by Zig Ziglar There are six characteristics that comprise the foundation stones of your life and your success. The six characteristics are honesty, character, faith, integrity, love, and loyalty. All of these foundation stones are necessary to create a Wheel of Life that is balanced and will produce the kind of success […]

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