When You Feel Overwhelmed…

When You Feel Overwhelmed…

There they are. The bills that need paying. The papers that need filing. The calendar that needs space. Occupying my writing stool — clothes that need folding, in one tight place — life choking life. Is all this necessary? Open there — the words that...
EXPECTATION {5 Minute Friday}

EXPECTATION {5 Minute Friday}

Joining The Gypsy Mama and a beautiful community on 5 Minute Friday. We write short posts on Friday’s. Just 5 minutes of writing from a word — a prompt. Today it is EXPECTATION. I am told to hold on to the dreams that I am waiting in expectant hope to see...
He Calls Me to HOME…

He Calls Me to HOME…

“I heard you were pregnant again,” she states as I stand before her. “Yes, four months with my third,” I respond. She boldly questions, “What are you thinking? Don’t you want to finish school or something? Don’t you want to do something with your life?”  Here I stand...
Newsflash: I do NOT have it all together…

Newsflash: I do NOT have it all together…

But I know WHO does… I usually do not post on Thursdays, but today I feel compelled to. Do you ever have those days where waves of discouragement and fear crash on your peaceful shore? Well, I am going on day two of it — it’s the kind of feeling that...