"Hold me close / Let Your love surround me / Bring me near / Draw me to Your side." - Hillsongs, Power of Your Love Today began just like any other regular day. I woke up, showered, had my coffee, prepped the lunch bags, woke up my daughter and got her ready for school. This morning … Continue reading You’re Never Alone
“There are essentially two questions in life - a spiritual question and a material question. The spiritual question is 'Who am I?' The material question is 'What am I to do with my life?' One leads to the other.” ―Rasheed Ogunlaru This past Sunday my daughter and I went to see a movie together. I … Continue reading Call Me Jack
“Grown-ups never understand anything by themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them” - Antoine de Saint-Exupery This past weekend my daughter and I went for our inaugural skate of the season. We were both very excited. She outgrew her skates from last year, so on Saturday … Continue reading Another Lesson Learned
"Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them." - Nathaniel Hawthorne These last two days I've become a regular visitor to Dictionary.com. I've been called an enigma and have been … Continue reading Predisposition and Enigma – Huh?
“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” - Ernest Hemingway He's right. There is nothing to writing. It's about bleeding all of what you're holding onto out onto paper. But figuring what you're holding onto is the key. To my dear readers, As some of you … Continue reading I’ve Been Gagged
"Most important thing in life is learning how to fall." - Jeannette Walls I was pushed to the floor and beaten down to a pulp the other day. I was knocked down to my knees, and I felt like I was kicked in the stomach a million times. I was left breathless. I was beaten down … Continue reading You Ok Down There?
"It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. The hard...is what makes it great!" -Tom Hanks, A League of Their Own This past weekend I've had a mixture of brown, black, green and pink moments, making for mixed up days. If you have no idea what I'm talking about, refer … Continue reading My Many Coloured Moments