I read something today that really resonated with me. It was an affirmation that said something to the effect of “enjoying the journey.” Sometimes I get so caught up in the destination, I don’t enjoy what’s happening on the way there. I have to keep this in mind every time I’m tempted to stress out … More Enjoy the journey
God, thank you for today. Thank you for music. Thank you for giving me the gift of creative communication. Thank you for allowing me to do Your will with that gift. In Jesus name, Amen.
I’ve been working lately on not needing so much external validation. When I do not get the support that I think I should, I’m working on supporting myself. Or at least I try to find a healthy way to give myself the support and encouragement I need. The validation needs to come from within me. … More Validate Me
Perhaps I should stop trying to control my thoughts, feelings, actions, and reactions toward certain people and situations. Maybe I should just be aware of what is happening and aware of when things are not healthy, or not for my benefit. Maybe that’s all I can do for now, is let go of trying to … More Controlling Crazy
Emotions all over the place. But this is not new. It just seems like the stuff I have to work through has no end. It’s like there are so many layers to work through in order to get back to my authentic self. Sometimes it feels like I will never get there. It’s funny that … More Sneaky Loneliness
There is no such thing as perfection. Perfectionism and the belief in a “perfect” life is an illusion that I have fixed in my mind for far too long. It’s time to let that go. Even those that appear perfect are not perfect. That is the reality. The perfect picture that is presented outwardly is … More Perfect is not perfect
One morning as I was meditating, I began to connect to what Deepak Chopra refers to as my “spiritual heart.” I was focusing on this part of my heart, the place where my God resides, and I asked my heart to speak to me. I began to cry. Through my tears, I began to notice … More Beauty through the TV