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The Danger of Keeping Secrets

After years of suffering in silence, I learned, keeping secrets from the public eye was a grave weakness. That secrets prevent you from moving forward in life. My Father spoke in riddles, making you think one minute and causing confusing the next. Like the baffling statement “You can’t start out in life with a broken […]

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Healing Trauma

Understanding Your Story

I’ve learned understanding your story; the narrative of your life requires deep self-reflection. Reflecting on times of suffering, you explore memories for answers. As you ponder, afflictions experienced, and unacknowledged grief come to light. The more in-depth you examine, the more you uncover and are willing to reveal, the more you understand yourself. Deep in […]

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Profit from Your Suffering

Don’t waste suffering by wallowing in darkness. When you can profit from suffering by focusing on learning life’s lessons in trials and tribulations. – The battle every believer faces. I prayed to God for guidance a few days ago. Was confused about the direction to go with writing the Memoir and relinquished control over to […]

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Healing Trauma

All She Ever Wanted Was Love

A message of unconditional love for Valentines Day. She was a quiet child. Sensitive at heart. All she ever wanted was love. Her heart yearned for someone to care. To feel loving arms holding her securely. Tears flowed down her cheek in the darkness of night. Not a single person in sight. As the years […]