Tag :healing

Posted on 26 Sep 2014
Facing the Mirror, What Do You See?…..Learning to “LOVE” Your Truth

Friends, I dedicated an entire chapter in my book, Journey to a New You, to the reality that we must accept when we “face” the mirror. The chapter is titled the “Naked Truth”. For when we stare face to face wi...

Posted on 29 Jul 2014
Of Our Eldest Daughter, Gratitude, and Experiencing The Worth of Our Living …

"April Shower" by laura cooper --- new england Witnessing our eldest graduate college in May 2009 and then graduate school eighteen months later in December 2010 delivered me to a new level of confidence and belief in m...

Posted on 15 Jul 2014
Of Mothers, Daughters and Seeing Each Other Eye-to-Eye …

"Sylvatica" by Andre Barker Witnessing our eldest graduate college in May 2009 and then graduate school eighteen months later in December 2010 delivered me to a new level of confidence and belief in myself. I realized t...

Posted on 09 Jul 2014
Tinker Cutz Barbershop Hosts “The Stones that Built Me Strong” Book Signing

Survivors with Voices Publishing along with Tinker Cutz Barbershop offers an opportunity to meet Author Alissa R. Jones of "The Stones that Built Me Strong- Turn Hurtful Stones from Your Past Into Stepping Stones for Suc...

Posted on 24 Jun 2014
Functional vs. “Dys” Is Functional Behavior – The New Norm……

Friends, in the “midst” of so much dysfunction in the world today, I felt it only appropriate to address the topic of "dysfunctional" behavior. Considering that for many, dysfunctional behavior is becoming the new n...

Posted on 23 May 2014
Stop Making U-Turns Traveling Backwards– Move Towards Your New Life

Friends, I am as transparent as they come. What do I mean by that, I keep it real on ALL levels. So when I began to write this blog, I couldn’t determine an appropriate subject line. Why? Simple, when putting the past...

Posted on 21 May 2014
Think Your Life Is Hard– You Are Not Alone……

Friends, we all have struggles in life. However, since we are so accustomed to wearing our “social” masks, we don’t allow others to see those struggles. In most cases, this is a wise choice. Do you know that there...

Posted on 08 Apr 2014
Of Jokes, Cigarettes and The Journey of Life …

"Journey " by mferrell24 My mother never told jokes. Neither did my father. In fact jokes being told in the home were not a part of my childhood. I say this because I know families and people who can tell a good joke, ...

Posted on 04 Apr 2014
Dating After Divorce– Embracing The New You

Friends, this month marks the “3″ year anniversary of  my divorce. Three years ago, I found myself exiting the courthouse in downtown Houston. As the doors opened and I walked out as a divorced woman, I was relieve...

Posted on 21 Mar 2014
Of Jokes, Cigarettes and The Journey of Life …

"Journey " by mferrell24 My mother never told jokes. Neither did my father. In fact jokes being told in the home were not a part of my childhood. I say this because I know families and people who can tell a good joke,...