The Unpopular Opinion Of Hope

“Sometimes you win some, sometimes you lose some………… It’s easy to see when there’s nothing to bring me down. But what will I say, when I’m held to the flame, like I am right now? I know You’re able, and I know You can, save through the fire with Your mighty hand But even if […]

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The One Year Mark, The “B” Word, And The Hero Of This Story

Whether you make it happen solo, or together.. Of late, I’ve written several posts about anything other than directly relating to where my marriage stands. Discussing my own imperfections and guilt is not only cathartic, it’s something within MY CONTROL. I find a sense of relief, because I’m not dealing with the direct pain from […]

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A Confession, An Apology

I wish I could attest that I’ve always walked with integrity as the Brene Brown quote says, but I digress. It’s easy to say you would NEVER do something, until you do that something. I don’t fit exactly into any category squarely when it comes to the infidelity clicks. Yes, I was betrayed. Yes, my […]

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The Glory Of Hair?

Recently I had a run in with a gentleman with whom we used to attend church. He and I had an additional thread in common besides the house of worship. That is, a love for the lens – photography. So naturally the conversation turned to his latest gigs and triumphs in the industry, of which […]

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Turning That Cheek In The Grocery Store

I did it. I almost bled to death from biting my tongue last night. (I am on blood thinners after all). Ok, so I didn’t really, but it sure was mentally excrutiating pretending their was a muzzle on my mouth while someone was badmouthing me within earshot. But I somehow managed (only with that Holy […]

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My ‘Crazy’ Kudzu & The 21 Day Experiment

Sometimes I find my crazy, sometimes it finds me by pounding me upside the head without warning. Then, other times, it creeps slowly, growing and overtaking my thoughts like the kudzu that overtakes our property. You cut it back, but gradually, while you sleep and work, it sneaks back in and covers the yard like […]

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I Didn’t Know Donnie Darko (Before Now)

Short Preface: I am not endorsing this movie. If you have not seen it, and your curiosity gets the best of you – know that it is a secular movie and has colorful language. That being said, I’d never seen this cult classic made in the early 2000’s prior to a couple weeks ago. It […]

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