Tag: hope

Life is Like a Roller Coaster

Life is like a roller coaster. There are ups and downs, twists and turns, and sometimes it’s really scary as you fly through the air hands raised screaming at the top of your lungs. When you get off the ride, you’ll have one of two thoughts: Never again Let’s go again! I think maybe a…

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Is Happiness a Choice?

*Disclaimer: I recognize there are people who struggle with happiness through no fault of their own. When I talk about happiness being a choice, I am not referring to people struggling with diagnosed mental health issues. I think happiness, at its core, is a choice. We can’t choose our circumstances, but we can choose how…

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I am Me. That is Enough.

I am me. I don’t know how to be anybody else. And sometimes, being me, feels like a curse because I can be a little high strung, quirky as hell, and often it feels like nobody really understands me except, well, me.  Does anyone else feel like this?  I guess I don’t have to be…

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The Thing About Life

The thing about life is that it’s not perfect. Life is not always easy. At times, it feels like a whole lot of hours, maybe even years, spent doing a whole lot of nothing and calling it purpose. I’m sorry that’s negative. I guess this isn’t going to be one of my positivity rants. What…

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The Power of Prayer

It’s cliche, but true. There is power in prayer. When I pray it’s like putting my faith into action. I don’t know that God can hear me. But I have faith that He’s real. That He’s listening and cares. Praying gives me peace. Gives me hope. Makes me feel like no matter what, somehow, everything…

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