the secret to happiness is freedom. And the secret to freedom is courage. adapted from the funeral speech of Pericles by Thucydides
Iced tea Hugs…long or short Hearing from friends after long separation Drive in movie double feature Morning quiet. Pages turning. Coffee pouring in a cup. Dog snuggles. God time. Potato salad Fuzzy socks and sweats thank you PapaGodI love you too.
Thankyou. You make me smile. I love my life. I choose this attitude. ! Life cereal Love that stuff ! Fan blowing all night. Love the sound. ! New leaves fresh and green and tender ! Opening packages ! https://youtu.be/n_aVFVveJNs ! Strawberry poptarts with sprinkles ! Smell of good dirt ! Video recipes ! MyContinue reading “Sing a song”
I don’t mean to say that I don’t believe God could heal me… my family ♡ …our world. He can do anything. But He doesn’t always. I don’t understand that; and that’s going to be okay with me. I’m going to be okay.
“we believe that, as selfAttunement deepens, he or she comes to know and accept himself or herself more– in colloquial terms the individual becomes his or her own best friend” Psychotherapist: mindfulness and the Psychotherapy process, multiple authors Compassion Openness Attitude Love lord i want to Approach my world with COAL. Othercenteredness I want toContinue reading “C.O.A.L.”
“The simple truth is, one believes only that which one acts upon.” Billy Graham Unto the Hills March 24th #wannabethat Selah.
I was raised by strong women who did NOT CARE FOR men. Needless to say, this has led to many gnarly problems in my marriage(s); my first short, young, barely post-adolescent marriage did not survive it. (That sounds weird, doesn’t it. My marriages.) Let me clarify. My heart completely belongs to my man of twenty-threeContinue reading “The other s-word”
While I have been sick, I’ve been starting to see some of the things that I have done or had to do from the other side as well…the perpetrator side. you know? Instead of monster-ising everyone. Being sick has given me a lot of time to think and pray. (…. a lot more time thanContinue reading “Is it strength?”
Jesus Come close to me and my peeps so that nothing can pass through the opening between us. Cover us. Bring the edges of our souls together and make us WHOLE.
I want to focus on the following things. I am thankful. God is good and there are good things in the world. *Baby birds chirping for their breakfast outside my window* Mascara because some of us have blond eyelashes* Gain scented laundry soap* Baby plants when they first come up and they only have twoContinue reading “Reboot my heart”