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Finding Nuggets of Gratitude When Life Happens in Stealing Hope

As I look at the #givingyouhope passionate mission in life that burns within, I believe its inception was set ablaze at age 4 1/2. That was when my daddy decided it was time for me to learn how to cook fried chicken. 410 more words


Not What I Expected

I expect that grief is, in some ways, experiencing the loss of what you never expected to lose.

My mom’s death was a harsh, abrupt initiation into life with the gaping wound of her absence. 544 more words


The reconciliation of Hosea and his wife

Day three: Bad lunch. Good nourishment.

“I will say to those called ‘Not my people,’ ‘You are my people’; and they will say, ‘You are my God.” …

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Creating Your Why

Ready, Start, GO!!!

Do You Create Your Why?

  • What do you need, want and/or crave?
  • Why do you need, want and/or crave “abc”?
  • What do you want to pursue?
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I refer to this healing gift of spirit from the Earth as the Phoenix Root, for her energy is a constant reminder that we can rebirth and reclaim the strength within us, allowing us to recreate our lives through healing, with spirit. 393 more words


Outrageous, Courageous, Wild Love

Oh how some parts of our journey through this world hurt us so. Unresolved conflict, waiting, pain. It surely is enough to do us in. How we ache for heaven. 798 more words


Mountains to Sea 50k: Lessons learned a second time around

Instead of my usual race recap, I thought I would write up 31 lessons learned over 31 miles! (By no means an exhaustive list!) So, in no particular order, I give you lessons learned from my second time around at the Mountains to Sea 50k at Falls Lake in Raleigh, NC: 799 more words