Tag Archives: Writing

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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My Grown Up Christmas List

December 19, 2014

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I wish to spend time together Time that is not rushed, Distracted… Or competing with the things of this world. I wish to be your friend To talk, to listen, to laugh, to cry No more arguments or wasted time… I don’t want to lose the little we have. I’ve given you my everything All […]

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Thank You Gulf Coast!

December 12, 2014

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Are my dreams of becoming a travel blogger to support good causes really coming to life? It certainly feels like I’m on the right path. I suppose before that can happen though, I need to conquer my fears of flying, lol! Within the past two weeks I have needed to fly over a dozen times, […]

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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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Thank You Savannah, Georgia!

November 30, 2014

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If we’re connected on Facebook, then you already know how I spent last week circling the East Coast for a possible business opportunity(s). It was a wonderful trip for many different reasons, which I will break up and share in the next couple of posts. Gratitude First and foremost, I must express my deepest gratitude […]

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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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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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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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Shattered

May 4, 2013

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Estimated read time:  25 minutes Shattered Part 1 “Well, you could just go to one of those runaway shelters for teens,” she offers neutrally, as if just making a simple weather observation on a beautiful day. “What!?” I practically scream. “Another shelter? Mom, are you serious!? What the hell’s wrong with you?” I can’t calm […]

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You Think You Won

May 3, 2012

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You’re not sorry for things you say Words like daggers, you curse my name You’re not sorry for things you do The pain you cause – I’m black and blue. Does hell exist? You’re the proof! For, I know Satan because of you. So, I am grateful our paths have crossed My faith increased – […]

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About This Website

April 18, 2012

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Please click on the links to learn what this site is about. I Am Not A Victim, I Am A Survivor! ~ First and foremost, I will have you know that I am a survivor and a Christian. Secondly, I will share that I have been a victim of most types of abuse: childhood abuse, emotional abuse, physical abuse, […]

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“It’s Friday…But Sunday’s Coming!”

April 15, 2012

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