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Tag: Obstacles

A free spirited dog

He didn’t care, he just found joy in rolling around in the mud and running free through in yard. I couldn’t help but laugh out loud. I want my spirit […]

The waters, they do that

The oceans stirs in me a peace I can’t explain, I am filled with joy and though my mind is constantly always deep in thought, I am well rested..the waters, […]

Living with gratitude

There are many things I am grateful for and many things I am appreciative of, but I realized I could be quite the complainer. Maybe I was always a complainer, […]

My Daffodils

Buying groceries is the most tedious and my least liked errand, but what I do enjoy about the grocery store is seeing all the beautiful bouquets of flowers. Flowers just […]

Confessions of a PICU nurse

I am really nervous to write this, but being a writer somehow equates to vulnerability. And it seems that there’s always at least one person who’s life is touched by […]

What about me

Well, what about me? We would be lying to ourselves if we denied that we live in a “what about me” era. And even if our minds didn’t quite go […]

Sunkissed

“If you look towards the sun you will never see your shadow. It’s when you look away you will always be chasing it.” It’s easy to dwell on the past, […]

Starting over

Sometimes life doesn’t go the way we expect it to. I think we all have this picture in the back of ours heads how we think ours days would look […]

Dogs don’t bark at parked cars

When our lives go from stagnant to movement, the waters are always tested. It’s in the place of flourishing you find the most opposition. Dogs don’t bark at parked cars. […]

She is perfectly flawed

Her ways seem flawed to those who don’t know her. Here comes judgement, gerunds tearing her down. Her bones skinned bare, her scars now visible. That translucent skin evaporating amidst […]

So today I choose

God is a promise keeping God. He is ever faithful. When we are going through the hard times, it’s difficult though to see that anything could be good. I wish […]

Nothing short of the goodness of God

I easily forget the goodness of God. I easily forget his faithfulness and how he provides. I get so wrapped up in worry that when I really need to remember, […]

The wall between us

Some days are tough. They are more than we bargained for and it takes every ounce of energy to get even the simplest task done. The truth is, depression hurts. […]

Alone isn’t lonely

There is a misconception that those who are alone are lonely. What I have come to learn is that alone and lonely are two different things. You can be surrounded […]