A thousand flaming hot-coals heaped on your head, with your mouth gagged and your stomach twisting to a load of tiny little stabs. And absolutely no respite in sight. That's grim. Maybe it's more like a glitch in your story. You think you are moving forward then once the glitching stops, you find you have … Continue reading What the Wait feels like!
Happy Valentine's!!! And I hope you are having/have had a lovely day. I have been reading a whole lot of wonderful writing on the subject of love and relationships today. I figured, it's all been said, Afterthought, what more are you going to add to the mix! So I'm sharing one of them. This is … Continue reading The Cost of Love [Repost]
Hey Feb, could you slow down a moment. Let me catch my bearings? Well this is a repost from about this time last year. It's silly to think it's been all of a year already. It sometimes feels unreal. Like where does time go when it runs🤔? Anyway...the post! Ever wish you could rewind the … Continue reading All this time!
🎶 Falalalala - lalala. Tis the season to be jolly! This year Christmas is looking different for quite a number of us, it certainly goes without saying. Sure, we've sang the carols, decorated the houses (for those who do that - my family is not one of those so our home looks just like it … Continue reading Deck the blog with cheer and stories!
Because the year is coming to a close, I thought I would revisit this post from July🤭 about my theme for next year. I have certainly been thinking a lot about doing things in my time and not feeling rushed or behind for a whole. But that confidence is always fleeting when the world applies … Continue reading Owning your timeline
There are things you see and can't see, things you hear and can't unhear, experiences you live through that can't be undone. Despite your most desperate wishes. Where you wish you had the power to permanently erase some memories. But the more you push them down, the more they come up. I think I have … Continue reading When the blinds come off …
What is the appropriate response to a mental breakdown? This is a repost from sometime in the year - May, feels so far and so close at the same time. Anyway, I feel like a good cry today so if you don't mind, let's bawl over these words. Break down! What a word! Does it … Continue reading Still waiting for permission to cry?
I took a long dip into the rabbit hole that is violence and torture. That is, I read about it. The story that led me down this deep dark path is simple. I read of someone's WhatsApp status update that they had finally read up on one of the world's worst cases. Naturally I was … Continue reading Outside my little bubble.
Is Hillsong Young & Free's song by the same title the first thing in your mind when you read that? Well then, welcome to my brief discourse on pain (all borrowed from material I've read). For a very long time last year, when the rug was pulled from under my feet without warning, I thought … Continue reading highs & LOWS
Finally the month is ending but mental health awareness shall continue on and I'll get to that post in just a bit. The month has ended on a low note with the rage of the Black Community in America and off it (afterall what the great do the less will prattle of) but this is … Continue reading The Art of vulnerability