For years, I was in a deep dark hole and I didn't know if I'd ever come out or slide farther in. However, what I did know was, no matter what I was facing, I couldn't let it swallow me up! I haven't been the most vocal when it comes to Mental Awareness, but no … Continue reading Eventually, you’ll come out!
I can remember as child, "testing my faith" (I didn't realize that's what it was back then), while playing a game with my acquaintances. I'd close my eyes and fall back, "trusting" (and praying like hell) that the person behind me would catch me. Just as I was falling back, it felt like I was … Continue reading If you move, they’ll fall
Have you ever met a woman that was so desperate for love, she gave up her entire being just for the corner of a man’s heart? The old saying goes, “A piece of a man is better than no man”. But, no man is worth having if he doesn’t add to a woman’s life, but … Continue reading Finishing the puzzle
The woman I am becoming is going to upset some people, cost me a few family members, friendships and relationships, but I'm perfectly okay with that, because in the end, I choose ME! ~ Deetra La'Rue This afternoon as I was reading my daily devotions, I read that "Those who pursue God's purpose will always … Continue reading When you leave “we” for “me”
***Disclaimer*** This post is not intended to push the “agenda of God” on anyone. You can read to understand my position, but whatever you do, don’t try to change it! When I talk about God or reference Him “too much”, I’m met with eye rolls, stares of disgust and uncomfortableness (from them, not me). Quickly, … Continue reading Judge if you may!
“As women, we should always be connected to each other, because our chains are much stronger when linked together”. ~ Deetra La’Rue Ever rode a bike and then you heard this “clink, clink clink” noise, only to look down and see that the chain had come apart? Were you able to keep riding or if … Continue reading Strength in numbers: When women stick together!
I feel overwhelmed! I'm getting all the things I've always prayed to God for, but now I don't know how to process it all. Everything that I've prayed years for, is happening so fast, literally right after another, and before I can enjoy one blessing, I'm met with another. This is NOT a complaint or … Continue reading Success: When you don’t know how to feel!
Keep dreaming....happy endings still come true! ~Deetra La'Rue I’m a hopeless romantic, sometimes a little too hopeful, strung out on the idea of being in love. There was a point in time in which I thought I was, but the idea quickly faded, soon after he did. I can remember experiencing what I thought to be my Prince Charming, however, he … Continue reading Cinderella ain’t dead!
"It's okay to fall down sometimes, just don't stay there"! ~Deetra La'Rue People are so quick to throw in the "white towel", because it's so much easier to just quit. However, what they fail to realize is, the moment they give up, they forfeit their hopes and dreams. Hope nowadays, seem to be the very … Continue reading NO WHITE FLAGS!
If you encounter a roadblock, go around it.....If you run into a brick wall, climb over it.....If you come to a closed door, open it! There will be obstacles in your life, but there will be solutions as well! No matter what gets in your way, DON'T GIVE UP, because there's always a way "around" … Continue reading Detours