The feeling of nature on the skin reaches a part of the inner core of your soul that changes your emotional and physical being at the very moment of contact. The feeling of wind on your face, the hot sun beaming down on you and the ocean waves crashing. Sounds and feelings that are indescribable. A feeling that everyone should experience, yet not all are able to embrace such peaceful sounds and see the beauty of the ocean. Continue reading “Not Permitted”
Composure. Calm. Presence of mind.
Refreshed vision is the end of suffering and the beginning of healing…where there is faith, there is life. Continue reading “Equanimity”
Oh my gosh Connie!!! What are you saying?
Why would you even consider saying such a thing and then go as far as writing about it? What are you thinking? How could you, after all that God has blessed you with? Continue reading “I don’t want to be a Christian”
Staring at A Dead-End Road?
Having that moment when you begin something exciting and fulfilling, pumped up ready to go, eager to see where and how it’s all going to play out. YES! Halfway there, still pumped, however, it’s fading. Things are not progressing the way you initially thought they might. Still positive, still pushing forward, never to give up on what you were so excited and look forward to doing. Yes, I got this! It’s going to happen!! Continue reading “At a Dead-End Road?”
“A picture is worth a thousand words”
Which words are they speaking, how do we know what’s the truth, and what isn’t?
Society has set such a standard of what we are supposed to live up to that it’s almost, no, not almost, IT IS impossible to live up to. Continue reading “Interpretation of the Perception”
A long search for something, a longing that we all deeply desire to fulfill. The Quest to where? The Quest for what? The Quest for who?
I’ve been in limbo now for about eight months, wondering which direction I am headed. Many times, I have said to myself, this is it! I am on the right path, and many times, I have been disappointed as the path took a detour, not planned by me. What do I do now? Where to now? While the adventure is just that…an adventure, I wouldn’t say that it has been overly exciting. It is a challenging time for me so I must ask myself, “Do I belong here?” Continue reading “Grateful for The Quest”
What happens in your life is a result of decisions you made or decisions made for you without your permission. The scars we carry with us are symbolic, reminders of a path we may or may not have chosen or are proud of. Our scars also remind us of our value. Continue reading “Scars”