The Definition of an Empowered Narrative

Having an empowered narrative is probably one of the sexiest things you can have – really. It’s not hidden nor is it to be taken lightly. This type of empowerment flows through your veins and seeps through your pores. Others can sense it on you. When you have an empowered narrative, you feel free because you are able […]

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Whatever Happens will be Perfect – How to Think Positive

“Whatever happens will be perfect.” I can’t say that I created this idea.  I heard it a couple of months ago and for some reason, I continued to think about it.  It was the quote that would pop into my head every time I felt fear or worry coming into my thoughts.  When I would […]

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Fear of the Street View

It was rush hour traffic on the streets of Washington, D.C.  I had just left my group to sneak off to a museum for an hour and was walking back to my hotel before the street lights came on.  In my mind, I thought it would be an easy left, right, and two more lefts back […]

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Pushing Through the Tough Moments

So, I’m taking up yoga now.  For years, I imagined myself being one of those people who are always in zen-mode.  You know them – maybe you’re one of them – those who don’t let things bother them and who seem so calm in front of me.  I usually look at them with a crooked […]

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Each Time, I Shed a Little More

Since conception, we are shaped by our experiences.  For most of us, our mother was told to be cautious of everything she did, from what she stressed about to what she allowed to enter into her body.  It was all for the purpose of protection of someone so precious. Growing up, I sensed in my […]

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The True Definition of Self-Discipline

Somewhere out there, I’m confident there is a statistic about a large percentage of people who lack self-discipline.  (I don’t feel like searching for it, because I don’t need it written down to know it’s true!) As alarming as that would-be statistic sounds, I’m not surprised because I am surely one of these people.  My continual […]

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Preparing for an Encounter with God

  Dear God, It has been way too long at this point.  After one year of having patience, remaining in faith, and staying the course, I’m ready for a breakthrough.  I’m ready to experience the light at the end of the tunnel and the blessing that I’ve been waiting for. I’ve been waiting with expectancy, […]

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