I found personal happiness as a direct result of family conflict. The interaction left deep scars and I spent many years mourning the loss of my family and my relationships with them. It remains a questionable subject and not every person that I meet fully understands the extent of the consequences of my decision. Looking … Continue reading when you stay in your lane, there’s no traffic
When I selected this quote for the topic of my article, it immediately struck a chord in my heart. When I started the research to actually write about it, I took a step backwards to examine my heart. Why do I feel so strongly opposed to fake people? Something happened to me to establish a … Continue reading life is too short for fake butter, cheese or people
I have often found myself at the crossroad. Decisions can be extremely liberating, or completely paralyzing. My heart seems to be very clear on the direction of my life, but my brain continually interrupts my progress. Arguments and alternative options. I want to make my decisions based on what my heart is saying without experiencing … Continue reading follow your heart, but take your brain with you.
(Stukkies uit my dagboek 2002 ~ 2012) Desember 2002 Ek het hierdie afgelope jaar baie geleer oor die genade en wysheid van God. Ek het geleer van myself. Ek het met my eie oë gesien hoe Hy toelaat dat vreeslike goed met my gebeur en dit later omdraai sodat dit tot my voordeel is. Ek … Continue reading hardepad
The Beginning We build our own prisons, and carry them around. We bang our heads against heavy bars, and silently cry out for help. Some manipulative moves force us to our knees and we become immovable objects, trapped in the misery of our circumstance. I felt like a caged bird. Trapped. Powerless. What does it … Continue reading powerless