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Are Your Dreams Big Enough?

May 20, 2016

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“It’s better to strive for greatness and fail then aim for mediocrity and achieve it.” On one hand, I want to whine and complain that I’m barely hanging on and scraping by in the world yet, on the other hand, it seems I’ve gotten exactly what I’ve asked for. “You have not, because you ask […]

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Purpose

March 5, 2016

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Myself, I have picked up off the floor Anguish and torture, you’ll have me no more Twisting and writhing, my soul you kept Until nearly I drown… Finally, I leapt. Soul Seeds… Somebody, somewhere is depending on you to do what God has called you to do. Never forget that.

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I Am Beautiful and So Are You

September 29, 2015

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What do you see when  you look in the mirror? What kinds of things do you tell yourself as you gaze at your own reflection. Are they positive or negative thoughts? Perhaps you don’t even take the time to look…   Mirror, Mirror on the Wall It has taken me 41 years to see myself […]

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What Our Mess Reveals

September 6, 2015

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What Our Mess Reveals There is beauty within our struggles And our sweet and tender tears Each one that’s shed, like raindrops fall To cleanse our heart, erase our fears. Bittersweet, revealing souls For all the world to see. Only then can we truly know… Depth and beauty, not otherwise seen. Soul Seeds… Perhaps it […]

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50 Shades of Crazy! (things I learned from online dating)

December 8, 2014

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After spending over two years on dating websites, you can bet I learned a few things. Here are my thoughts, tips and a bit of advice for your viewing pleasure. Even if this isn’t your thing, I’m willing to bet we can share a few laughs, as I describe what window shopping for a date […]

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Happy Veteran’s Day

November 11, 2014

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I cannot visit your graves this year; Your lives which ended so I could stay here. A price that was paid like Christ on the cross, Most never realizing how much it has cost. But, in my heart you’ll always stay kindred Spirits, souls find their way. My tears, unashamed, freely fall may we remember […]

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No Regrets

October 21, 2014

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Your treatment of me, made me run straight into the arms of Jesus. For that, I am eternally grateful, because now I know what REAL love is supposed to look like. I raised my standards after experiencing how forgiveness, grace and mercy are suppose to work in our lives, in order to promote change. Therefore, my […]

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Abusive Relationships

September 6, 2014

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Ladies, if you have to question whether or not you are in an abusive relationship… then you probably are. I’m not just talking about dating relationships either, because sometimes we have friendships that are just as controlling and demeaning. The dynamics are the same between the victim and the abuser – it doesn’t matter if […]

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Love is a Choice

March 29, 2014

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Love is not always easy ~ not unconditional love. Sure, it’s nice to feel like you’re in love, but love is very much a choice. It doesn’t matter if we’re speaking about the love a parent has for their child or a romantic love, because it’s all the same concept. It’s easy to show love […]

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Scars are Beautiful

January 8, 2014

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Do not tell me I am beautiful If my scars you have not seen… The scars on my arms and legs From being stabbed and cut with blades, The scars on my back from being whipped, Or the scars across my stomach from being sick Do not tell me I am beautiful Not until you […]

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A New Day – Seasons Change

October 20, 2013

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Grateful today is a new day… To realize our mistakes To change old ways To heal our wounds To mend and renew To explore what may To embrace a change To learn the truth To grow,    And reach,       And stretch Beyond…    what you thought was you. Soul Seeds… As ‘people’ […]

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Say Good-bye

September 6, 2013

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Am I not worthy of your tears Of saying good-bye after all these years Will you not miss me when I am gone A void in your life, where once was a song The deepest darkest of my days Stole the light and sunshine rays Faith be lost – Hell be found Shadows cloud the […]

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Exposed!

April 27, 2013

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I love who you pretended to be An honorable man full of integrity. You had me convinced and I believed A web of lies spun into reality. Charming and attentive, seemingly sincere You became everything I needed And wanted to hear Until, my life knew nothing but fear. The emotional abuse drove me insane Claiming […]

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Who Will Take the Son?

March 31, 2013

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A wealthy man and his son loved to collect rare works of art. They had everything in their collection, from Picasso to Raphael. They would often sit together and admire the great works of art. When the Vietnam conflict broke out, the son went to war. He was very courageous and died in battle while rescuing […]

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A Victim’s Love

November 9, 2012

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My Knight in shining armor, so quick to the rescue He speaks the perfect words – he can’t be superficial. No fault does he have that I’m willing to see Nothing I won’t excuse or pretend not to believe. For, I feel so empty until he appears Inside I am lost with many fears. Too […]

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