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It's Okay to Not be Okay

There are times when you can’t pretend you’re okay anymore. You’re unable to summon the strength and energy required to put a smile on your face and go on as if your heart isn’t breaking or your world isn’t falling apart. 127 more words


The Compassion of Jesus

Jesus was moved by compassion. It was a driving force in His life!

One day He received news that John the Baptist had been beheaded by King Herod. 752 more words


With the Eyes of Compassion...

As a mother of two girls, I have regularly followed articles and advice columns about “mean girls.”  I avoided meanness like the plague as a child – not necessarily because I was more moral than other kids.  379 more words

Sympathetic Minds

…essay written in 2010 for a class on Romantic poetry…

Writers of the Romantic era put a great deal of emphasis on the imagination; that is, the ability of the mind to interpret and, through interpretation, create the world around it – not just as a body of sensations, but through expression and feeling. 1,936 more words


More Wildflowers

Hello! Nice to see you again!

Today I will walk you through how my creative process gains momentum on its own and sometimes it is all I can do to keep up. 268 more words


I've been through a lot...so have many other people.

 Strangely, my long, deep, severe depression from the age of 12 till the age of 24 was something I had eventually accepted, forgiven to life/God/fortune/whatever and I no longer considered myself as a victim. 179 more words


Giving Advice

Of all of the ways that I have changed over the past year, one of the most significant deals with the way that I give others emotional attention and advice. 570 more words