Heart Somersaults

I saw my paint brushes drying next to my coffee station the other day and felt pure joy! The simple things in life have given my heart somersaults. The recent months have brought about extreme changes. There is a stretching period where life attempts to find a balance. Laughter has filled silent halls, bouncing fromContinue reading “Heart Somersaults”

Will You Listen?

I have a story to tell but I am sworn to silence. I want to tell you of heaven and hell and how I’ve experienced both. I have a story to tell. I am told to lie and that I am to blame. I experience heartbreak after heartbreak as my voice gets thrown under theContinue reading “Will You Listen?”

The Journey I Started One Year Ago

WordPress just announced to me that it is my one-year anniversary since starting to blog on their site. As I reflect on the year where I decided to not allow silence to dictate my life, and instead use the gift of writing God has given me, I see how silence would have been deadly. TheContinue reading “The Journey I Started One Year Ago”

The Encouragers

    It is an amazing feeling to walk out of discouragement into encouragement!   When I began this blog I was determined to be as open about the grieving process that I was going through. It has been healing for me. I wanted to help others through my honesty. I wanted to send aContinue reading “The Encouragers”

The Calm And The Sunshine

I have to admit that I was in rebellion against my own process of working through grieving since I last wrote. Each time I would start to write I just felt a little frustrated that I was struggling the way that I was. Instead of writing I chose to pack or unpack. This transition inContinue reading “The Calm And The Sunshine”

When Two Worlds Collided

Two worlds collided over Memorial Day weekend. It was a weekend that was full of many different emotions: heartache, pain, sorrow, yet full of joy for our Father. It is so hard to describe exactly every little feeling. It all felt so surreal.   It is most difficult to process two worlds that do notContinue reading “When Two Worlds Collided”

3 weeks ago… A Thankful Heart

  So much has happened within the past several weeks. I am just now getting to a place where I can actually sit down and write something other than, “hey guys, a little busy here!” There are so many thoughts going through my mind right now as I think back over these past weeks. IContinue reading “3 weeks ago… A Thankful Heart”