Is someone who committed suicide selfish? Or are they just struggling to survive? Continue reading
Tag Archives: faith
Life in the shadow.
My Sunny days were gone. I know it was no coincidence that the next dog who came to us was named Shadow. How poetic. My life was not complete and utter darkness. There was still sun, my grief just shaded me from it. And Shadow forced me to face the truth. I was in the shade hiding out, but my sunny days were still around. Continue reading
Losing my religion
Despite all of the disappointments, you have to realize that holding tightly to the word-for-word teachings (of anything) means nothing. Actions and behaviors are what is key. And sometimes, you do have to let it all go to find the truest part of yourself. Continue reading
Time, I am mad that you move so quickly
Time, I’m mad at you. But all I can do is keep moving forward with you. Continue reading
Five ways to bring joy into your life
To hear the audio file of this blog: Now, there are definitely more than 5 ways to bring joy into your life but I’m talking about the 5 ways I actually brought joy into my life…accidentally. Music – so… you’re … Continue reading
Too weak to die.
When all the stress becomes too much. When the struggle to stay positive becomes overwhelming. When nothing in your own mind seems to be right. When everything I just said is true, to you, you pray for silence. Why? Continue reading
Life lessons: What my cousin taught me
We are not defined by people, places or things. Instead, we are defined by our life lessons. Continue reading
How can anyone prepare for death?
This is going to sound like a dark question because it is a dark question. How can you prepare for death? More specifically, how can you prepare for the death of a loved one? Is it even possible? I don’t think so. There is no preparation for death because you start the mourning period long before death actually comes. Continue reading
The Sunny Chronicles: I’m so blessed
Sunny, the blind diabetic dog – a memoir told one major event at a time. Continue reading
Finding the other side of weakness.
Your strengths and your weaknesses are different sides to the same coin. They tell the same story, just in a different perspective. So why not find the other side to weakness? Continue reading