Writing Helped Me Overcome Stress And Gain A New Perspective On Life.

Dystonia is a frustrating condition that many people do not understand. Every day is an unpredictable day for those of us who suffer from it, not knowing whether we will walk, talk, or able to plan the days ahead of us. For the past few years after my diagnosis, stress was high. The thought ofContinue reading “Writing Helped Me Overcome Stress And Gain A New Perspective On Life.”

Hugs and Kisses

Today I brought her home,my sweet little baby.In the cradle I laid heroh, ever so gently. I promise hugs and kisseswill always be my wayto show her love and affectionevery single day. I stepped out of the room,slowly without noise.I looked back and whispered,“I love you” in a hushed voice. Only minutes had passed,but myContinue reading “Hugs and Kisses”

Beautiful pain

Beauty and simplicitycompassion and loveThese you were createdThankful that you are Some decided to beSome tried as they canThe ultimate decisionOnly comes from One You gave up your selffor another to formheartbeat you sharewith another soul You welcome the pain,As you carried a beinggiving up your comfortmaking your body a safe haven Laughing one momentinContinue reading “Beautiful pain”

Empathy

What is Love? What is love without respect?Respect comes from love.Can there be respect without love? What is love without compassion?Compassion derives from love.Can one be compassionate and not show love? What is love without kindness?Kindness trickles from love.Can kindness exist without love? What is love without honesty?Honesty is a result of love.Can one beContinue reading “Empathy”

Insecurity – A Silent Killer

See yourself for who you were created to be; a beautiful masterpiece. I was never good with compliments, especially when I hear someone tell me I’m beautiful, I used to ask myself, “Are they blind?” Honestly, I still do. I would look in the mirror and try to see what they see, and for someContinue reading “Insecurity – A Silent Killer”

Giving From the Heart

What does giving mean to you, and how does giving make you feel? We often hear that it is better to give than to receive; this is true for me, is it for you? but why is it?  When I was a little girl, whenever a friend was in need, I always wanted to give,Continue reading “Giving From the Heart”

Thankful For Memories

Look back and find things to be grateful. Growing up was tough for me. I did not belong to a nuclear family. My mother worked hard raising me, but she had to travel to put me through school. I spent my childhood moving from place to place, living with my grandparents and relatives. Some mayContinue reading “Thankful For Memories”

Turn Struggles and Limitations Into Opportunities To Make A Difference.

Sometime in 2010, as I was walking to the store, I felt a sudden weakness on my left leg, it took me by surprise and fell on the ground. I immediately stood back up, dusted myself off, and went about my way. I attributed it to a simple spasm- no big deal, I thought. A fewContinue reading “Turn Struggles and Limitations Into Opportunities To Make A Difference.”