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Hope through Mental Illness

The other day a dear friend showed me the latest book he was reading – My name is Hope: Anxiety, Depression and Life After Melancholy.  When I read…

Ok, 40 kinda sucks

Ok, for the ladies… do you ever wish your mom sat you down to let you know about all of the terrible things that would happen to your…

The Waiting Room

There is nothing more nerve-wracking for me than to sit in a hospital waiting room. Whether it’s awaiting a birth of a child or waiting for a loved…

Be Not Afraid – of the Therapist

I won’t divulge how many times I’ve sought the help of a counselor, therapist or support group in my life. I will completely lose my credibility in those…

How People Handle Grief

I have a confession to make… It took me about 10 years to release a grudge I had in high school. I’m thankful that I let it go…

Looking Forward, Looking Back

On New Years Eve I had a stress test done on my heart.  I’m always fascinated by physiological tests and blood work revelations (if only I didn’t have…

A Time to Quit Searching

What do people really get for all their hard work? I have seen the burden God has placed on us all. Yet God has made everything beautiful for…

Self-Image – Ladies, What is Wrong with Us?

Last week I saw an acquaintance that had to have lost at least 100 pounds. She didn’t look herself so I was taken aback, yet she looked happy…

People Who Encourage

The man I know, now in his 70’s even, can nearly break your neck with his hugs. He has always reminded me of Joe Weider… muscles, mustache and all. He was the first muscley man I ever remember.