Every Diamond Has Imperfections

“Had I not created my whole world, I would certainly have died in other people’s.”     ~Anais Nin It is humanly impossible to judge someone based on the chapter of their life that you walk in on.  Far from perfect, but some days I want to allow the “inner me” to tear some stuffContinue reading “Every Diamond Has Imperfections”

35 Random Thoughts on the Eve of my 35th Birthday

I’m sitting here under my chocolate, velvet throw blanket on this gloomy day one day before my birthday.  Tomorrow is MY National Holiday and I have the most random, sincere, thought-provoking and heartbreaking thoughts running through my mind. 35. The holidays have seemed to go by in a blur since 2009. 34. This is theContinue reading “35 Random Thoughts on the Eve of my 35th Birthday”

Leave People Where They Are

Sometimes you have to leave people where they are so that you do not stunt your growth.  Take a look around you, take in the faces you see, the many people you encounter in a day are fighting battles beyond their control. It is easy to tell someone to give their problems to God, letContinue reading “Leave People Where They Are”

I Inadvertently Took Some Time Off

I inadvertently took some time off from my blog because I wanted to see what all of the email courses and other “blogging” tricks were about.  I completed an eight day email course and learned some valuable things but most importantly I learned that she (course creator) began in this industry not really knowing whereContinue reading “I Inadvertently Took Some Time Off”

5 Things My Single Mom Taught Me

I grew up in the small streets of Waycross, Georgia where there was a clear division in the sides of town, dirt roads that you didn’t drive down, and noticeable identities of jocks and band geeks.  No matter what, when I looked around me I always knew who to lean on, and other than God,Continue reading “5 Things My Single Mom Taught Me”