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just need to vent a lil here

B texted me this morning saying she flushed her stash last night and made a vow this morning to stop smoking. Kudos for her…but then went on texting me that I should want to quit too to free myself. 399 more words


It’s been my goal for months on end. Subconsciously on a chase, just like a dog hunting its tail, I’ve been pursuing something that has been gifted to me all along. 445 more words

Personal Walk

Patience - It just takes too long to wait

As the first post on my new blog, I just want to share something that I, as a Christian, have been struggling with lately. I don’t know if I’m the only one that does this, but I know it’s an almost daily battle for me. 336 more words


Lunch For One

I stepped out of my comfort zone and went to lunch alone.  I actually went to a restaurant (“quick service” style) and sat at a table alone and enjoyed a meal ALONE.   245 more words

Pool Day

It’s been unbearably hot recently and so everyone quickly jumped in agreement when my friend suggested we spend the day at the pool. Me, having not liked swimming since… well I’m not exactly sure when but I’m pretty sure that’s the reason I quit swimming lessons, well I brought a basketball to keep me occupied while the others splashed around in the water. 426 more words

Journal Entries

Therapy of the Breath

After three days of migraine ravaging my brain, thunder shaking the skies and shards of lightning splintering the earth, I return to the pond.
But the habit of not swimming grinds me into complacency. 295 more words

Walden Pond