Don’t Miss the Changes

Fall is my favorite season of the year because it represents a change in the atmosphere.  As I looked out my window this morning, I saw leaves from a nearby tree that was once fully green now two different shades of orange and brown. It seemed like it happened overnight! It was evidence that a […]

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Becoming Real

The Velveteen Rabbit is one of my favorite childhood stories.  It’s about a stuffed animal who desires to be real through the love of his kid owner.  Throughout the book, he is on a journey to find out what really makes a toy become alive. Below is one of the most famous passages of the entire book. “’Real […]

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Even if…He is still Good

I’m becoming increasingly hesitant to turn on the news channels. The looping news topics are about all things negative and fewer things to hope for.  If I ever wanted to feel bad about the world I live in, I can turn on the news for a guaranteed dose of disappointment.  Do you ever notice that what’s presented […]

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4 Ways to Take Back Your Life

“The pen that writes your life story must be held in your own hand.” Irene C. Kassorla Cluttered. Chaotic. Unsettled. Fatigued. Those are all the words that describe the way you feel when you realize things have gotten out of hand in your life. These words describe the heaviness that consumes your mind when you […]

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The Prodigal Blogger

You know, there comes a time in one’s life when you realize that something isn’t right within you. For me, that time is now. Every morning, I wake up with a heaviness and a burden to write. Throughout the day, I’m continuously inspired by my world and the experiences that shape it.  I jot down […]

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Heartbreaking Lessons that Teach You how to Love

Hi everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve written on my blog.  I’ve been working hard on my first book, The Midnight Experience, and it’s definitely a major project for me – rewarding, but major. I’m coming to you today with a post that – contrary to the title – gives me peace and encouragement for […]

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4 Feelings You Should Guard Your Heart From

Everyone knows that there are particular things to protect yourself from.  For example, it wouldn’t be smart to walk in an unlit area at night because that’s where the criminals lurk.  Therefore, you should guard yourself from those situations. It is also common knowledge to guard your personal information from floating around the internet.  With […]

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