Tag Archives: struggle

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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The Power of a Testimony

February 16, 2016

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This is why I will continue to write. This is why I speak. This is why I must finish my book. This is the only reason I am so willing to put it all out there… For you to hear, to see, to feel. This is my story yet, once told it becomes His story, which […]

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When We Get It Ass Backwards

February 9, 2016

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I have all these ideas, but they’ve never seemed GRAND enough, BIG enough or IMPORTANT enough to Make a difference, Make a change, Or make a living with… So, I haven’t done them. At least not where blogging and being online are concerned. Instead, I’ve waited, trying to figure out how to grow them or make […]

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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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Should We Care What Others Think?

September 14, 2015

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How much should we care regarding what other people think about us? I’d really appreciate your opinions please, because it’s something I still struggle with. This, That or The Other? On one hand, I always taught my girl not to care about what anyone had to say to her, called her, or thought of her, […]

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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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Welcome to California!

January 23, 2015

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Our business and life are now based out of sunny California again everyone!  And no, I did not “purposely” disappear this time, but now you know why I’ve been quiet as of late. I have already started traveling up and down the Coast exploring new opportunities, so thought I might share a few pics from […]

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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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Quit Trying So Hard!

January 16, 2014

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“Why do you try so hard to fit in when you were born to stand out?” “Why do you try so hard to live a normal life when you were born to live an extraordinary life?” I have been asked questions, such as these, by people from all walks of life ever since I was […]

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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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The One You Feed

January 7, 2014

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The Most Beautiful People

December 27, 2013

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The most beautiful people we may ever know are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These people have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do […]

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Not Your Mediocre Love

December 24, 2013

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In the last post we talked about the importance of time. About how life is too short to waste our time on things of insignificance or on things that are not adding value to our lives. This includes our relationships. While there are areas where we must learn to compromise, we should each have those […]

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