I admire you, any of you, who realize the error of your ways and have made a conscious effort to correct them. Although you've made some choices in life that were regrettably incomprehensible and most likely unwarranted, your actions shouldn't be used as a measure to determine how you should be treated. Begging to differ, … Continue reading The dedication
How many people are already planning their New Year's resolution, but haven't resolved anything they said they would for 2020? Although no one anticipated this years' unfortunate events, it shouldn't have kept yours from happening. I understand the economy has taken a nosedive, businesses have gone kaput and bankrupt, but never stop pursuing your goals, … Continue reading Resurge
On last week, one of my former Nursing students honored me in a way that I would've never imagined or expected. She asked me to pin her at her pinning ceremony, which is a customary tradition performed once a student has completed their Nursing program. I was beyond elated and excited, but most of all … Continue reading Why not you?
When I love, I love hard. I've put so many people above me, that carrying the weight of them on my shoulders, has become far too much to bear. Even still, I don't complain, but continue to be a source of support. When my cup runs over, I tell people to quickly grab theirs, because … Continue reading Befriending Judas
I'm keeping my dreams, no matter how big they are, or whether or not people believe It doesn't matter how long it takes to reach them, I won't stop until I achieve I'm keeping my dreams, because God entrusted them with me I won't abandon or neglect His vison, although others can't see what I … Continue reading I’m keeping my dreams
Sometimes, I shy away from sharing my good news or blessings with others, because I don't want to make them feel bad. I'll downplay my success and make things seem less than what they are, just to avoid the judgement and hate from others. There are so many times I've felt guilty for being able … Continue reading You deserve it
Your hard work may appear to be in vain, but it's not gone unnoticed Your journey is taking longer than you thought, but soon you'll reach your destination Your quest to make it to the top seems so far out of reach, but you're closer than you think You want to stop, but something keeps … Continue reading Up next
There are physical battles There are mental battles There are emotional battles And then, there are unknown battles All are hard, but it's the ones you never hear about that seem to hurt the most! Smiles and laughter are masks that conceal, what people don't what to reveal. Happy people hurt too, so don't think … Continue reading Making a difference
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Taking on too many projects, tasks and responsibilities (especially that of others') can be so draining. You're depleted, physically and mentally exhausted and you've run out of energy. Even doing the smallest thing can be so tiresome, and quite the chore. Whether it be work or family, you often feel as though everything in you … Continue reading Drained