Tag :life

Posted on 02 Nov 2015
Privileged?

Ever acted flamboyant and were treated as undignified? Ever boldly paraded your privilege, your talents, triumphs and accomplishments? Ever craved to belong or feared that you didn’t? Are you comfortable wherever you ...

Posted on 23 Jan 2015
LIFE AFTER ABUSE

As a speaker, I truly have a passion to deliver the message of Life after abuse. It is important to me to let victims know that God did not make a mistake when he created you. You are a jewel, a king, a queen and don't l...

Posted on 11 Nov 2014
One Life to Live

My grandmother Ruth M Bradley was a source of great inspiration for me. She was a lot of things to many people. She was a wife, a widow, a mother, daughter, a grandmother, church musician, neighborhood watch before it h...

Posted on 22 Aug 2014
Of SUV’s, Omnipotence and Depression …

"Depression" Something shifted inside me the day of the car accident, when the driver of the Jeep SUV slammed into the back of my SUV. Being hit from behind unearthed, exhumed all my fears of being caught off guard, bei...

Posted on 09 Jul 2014
Of Being Needed, Appreciation and Matilda …

"Cala Lily #1" by Doug Leany “I don’t need you. You need me. ... I’m the mother. You’re the child.” My mother’s statement to men when I was around ten or eleven years old echoed those of Danny DaVito, who pl...

Posted on 01 Jul 2014
Of Ambivalence, Loss, and What Seemed Retribution …

| "earthly magic" by earthly magic My greatest fear as my mother’s daughter was not that I would die, but rather that I would live. It takes strength to live, courage to wake up each day and face someone that you are s...

Posted on 03 Jun 2014
Of Rules, Quilts, A Coat of Many Colors, and Knowing …

Wisdom Cards - Affirmations - Louise Hay by JCT(Loves)Streisand* My mother was a stickler for rules. They seemed to give her a sense of safety. I cannot say that I hate rules. I certainly do not like the way those in po...

Posted on 20 May 2014
Of The Good Daughter, Marriage and A Different Path …

"Lotus Flower" by Bahman Farzad When I think back on my late teens and early twenties--I met my now husband when I was seventeen years old--I am amazed that I married, that he wanted me and that we have remained togethe...

Posted on 27 Jan 2014
How to Deal With Unsupportive Friends and Family

I think we at one time have had to deal with unsupportive friends and family while you think about or pursue your life or career dreams.  What do you do?  How do you stay strong?  How do you stay focused?  Here are a...

Posted on 25 Jul 2013
Why It’s Important To Unders, ca How Politics Affect Your Everyday Life

Politics surround your everyday life. Have you ever been at the grocery store and after careful reflection you see that you spent more money than expected? A simply change in your diet to incorporate organic food versus ...