So I say “no more”
The nights are now chilly but the campfire keeps me warm. As I sit watching the fire, hues of red, orange, and yellow scorch wood into ashes. Burning, burning. Come fall, come and bring all your reminders. It’s a season to let go and swiftly tumble away with no worry or care. Those bright magnolias…
Today, I am reminded they no longer control me. Maybe I am broken, but I am blissfully broken. The mind is a powerful thing. Will. I had it. I wanted to survive. I did. I endured. I prayed. God answered. I didn’t get to where I am today because this life was handed to me.…
Letter to Cessna
I didn’t realize that to love someone was different than being in love with someone. Did you? And what were we? Those moments I wasn’t around, all those moments I kept quiet, was not because I was distant. I was praying for your desires, I was praying for your joy and that it would be…
You exhale and let it all out
Sometimes healing comes on a normal Tuesday morning. You don’t recognize it, you fight it. And brush it aside. You do what you’ve been doing for years, trying to get by. You don’t accept it. Then, when you least expect it, closure arrives many moons later, on an ordinary Saturday afternoon. You glance to your…
Hope heals a broken heart and teaches us to love again.
Because of you
I think about how tired I am and how much my body aches. But then I am reminded of the reward, the lives that are touched, the souls that have second chances, the ones that are healed, and the ones that change my life, and then the ones that have become my friends, the friends…
Today is a day from Heaven
Today is a day from Heaven. Thank you Jesus for my Orchid. Thank you Jesus for your promises. You are so faithful even in the midst of my storm, I see the works of your hands.
This is why I became a PICU nurse
If you have been following me for a while now, you know I am a PICU nurse. For those of you just stumbling across my blog for the first time, now you know! Most people aren’t familiar with PICU.. it is the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. I take care of critically ill children. I often…
Today was a hard day
When circumstances around us become almost unbearable, we wonder “God have you forgotten about us?” But, you calm my soul the way you calm the waters and say “for I am going to do something new in your days that you would not believe, even if you were told.”
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