Tags » Tenacity

Right foot, left foot...

There can be no doubt: if you are a writer who wishes to succeed there is a level of masochism required for the job. After sending 40 query letters, getting two full requests and then having those requests rejected, I was left flat. 349 more words

Writing

Drive - Be Inspired by Richie Parker

Richie Parker overcame being born without arms to become a chassis and body component designer for Hendrick Motorsports, one of the winningest auto racing teams in the US. 366 more words

Family

An Afternoon of Sewing

Our younger daughter has been able to sew (with my help) during the past couple of afternoons…finishing a purse and a blouse that have been tucked away for some time now.  21 more words

Don't Quit by Unknown Author

When things go wrong, as they sometimes will,
When the road you’re trudging seems all uphill,
When the funds are low and the debts are high, 172 more words

Poetry

He then told them a parable on the need for them to pray always and not become discouraged: “There was a judge in a certain town who didn’t fear God or respect man.

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An epic journey awaits.

 
An epic journey awaits.
Note that I do not say
fun awaits
or ease awaits
or you will get what you want;
it is the journey
awaiting your transformation.
 
 
© Crystal Chan
Poetry

Caregiving Through Adversity

“We have absolutely no control over what happens to us in life but what we have paramount control over is how we respond to those events.” ~Viktor Frankl