And Yet, I Smile

I have been neglected and starved, And yet, I smile. Beaten and abused, And yet, I smile. Insulted and shunned, And yet, I smile. Broken and down-trodden, And yet, I smile. Cheated on and bullied, And yet, I smile. Lied to and slandered, And yet, I smile. I smile because I know love, true, pure,… Continue reading And Yet, I Smile

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Sometimes I Hate Facebook

I read a horrible story on Facebook, it left me shaken, heartbroken, and sobbing. I don't know why I felt compelled to click on the story, after reading the title, I should have known how it was going to end, and it wouldn't be good! I can't unread it now - no do over, no… Continue reading Sometimes I Hate Facebook

Show me some love!

I'm not an exceptional writer, by a long shot! I read other bloggers posts, and think "Wow! I am way out of my league here!" Some of you are like Pulitzer Prize material! What the heck was I thinking when I started writing my blog?! Well, I'll tell you what I was thinking...I've got a… Continue reading Show me some love!

Pale Spirit in the Hallway

Do you believe in ghosts? Throughout my life, the story of ghosts hasn't been just a campfire story. My parents believed in the supernatural, due to personal experiences. It wasn't the Amityville Horror or Poltergeist, but just the encounters with spirits that we're stuck between this world, and whatever afterlife they were destined to go… Continue reading Pale Spirit in the Hallway

Where do you see your future self?

I've been reading lots of tips online about how to write a blog, how to market it, and get more followers. So one of the best things to do, starting out, is to read other blogs. What do you do when you're trying to find popular blogs, since you only want to learn from the… Continue reading Where do you see your future self?

When the chips are down, I’m betting on the good in people!

There are some evil people in the world. The recent events in Las Vegas are proof that there are some evil people out there, but that was just one deranged individual. Compare that number to all the good people who sprang to action without giving a second thought to helping strangers in need, jeopardizing their… Continue reading When the chips are down, I’m betting on the good in people!

Look for the Good!

So many times we focus on the bad going on in our life, or the world, but there's still a lot of good to be grateful for! It's all about perspective. We could grumble about our boss, our broke down car, our aching knees, our house repairs stacking up, or hating to go grocery shopping.… Continue reading Look for the Good!

Never have I ever…

I'm getting to that age, that makes me reflect on my life, and ponder the meaning of all this. I've been somewhat fortunate, in that I've been able to fulfill a few things on my bucket list, but I still have a lot to do! I definitely want to travel more! I made my first… Continue reading Never have I ever…

Take time to love yourself

It's ok to take time to show yourself some love - not in a narcissistic way, with a mirror in your hand at all times! Give yourself permission to do little things for yourself, once in a while. If you're not healthy and happy, how can you give joy to others? So many times I… Continue reading Take time to love yourself

Find Your Peace, and Everything Will Fall Into Place

Finding Peace can be a challenge for some people. Negative Nancys are all around us, and they can sure bring you down, if you let them! I refuse to let them! Think positive, and you'll live a positive life. I'm not saying nothing bad will ever happen to you - bad things happen to good… Continue reading Find Your Peace, and Everything Will Fall Into Place