The Decision

I don’t know about the rest of the world, but my decision making skills may rival a tense negotiation with competing countries.  Visually, the inside of my head is a hamster wheel complete with a hamster and a whimsical dancing monkey.  My thoughts can turn into a three-ring circus.  With that being said, the toughest… Continue reading The Decision

The Unfolding

Seemingly effortless, God unfolds my life.  It is His will that prepares me as I walk the journey.   Paths filled with thorns merge into paths filled with scenic views provide me with a basket full of opportunities.   These experiences create a masterpiece of collective scenes. I am amazed at His patience.   It… Continue reading The Unfolding

Soothing Words

I don’t know about you, but when I am walking through something difficult, I certainly welcome words of encouragement. For me, it is interesting the variety of responses one may receive when sharing your struggles.   Some are soothing.  Others are convinced if they tell you their war stories, that will somehow make you feel… Continue reading Soothing Words

Step by Step

We have all been there.   Putting one foot in front of the other in order to get to our destination.  Sometimes when we get there, the answers aren’t exactly what we were looking for, instead it becomes something even better or something completely unexpected. For me, my journey is guided.  Recently, I have been… Continue reading Step by Step

The Explanation

Recently, I have been asked if I have shared with those I am “emotionally cleansing” from an explanation of my reasoning. AH……NO.   Here is the reason, well, there is no reason, as I don’t need one.   You see, my cleanse is my business. Emotionally detaching from these toxic relationships is really a credit… Continue reading The Explanation

The Drain

I have been engaging in my emotional cleanse for several months and I am finding that many of my emotions have been circulating the drain.  They are not gnawing on my sanity, but they aren’t quite ready to leave the fold. As much as I would love for them to exit their cozy abode, I… Continue reading The Drain