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Sunshine

“Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations.  I may not reach them, but I can look up at their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.” ~ Louisa May Alcott It can make … Continue reading

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Shattered

What have I done? The pieces are falling apart. I find myself wanting to run, leaving behind pieces of my heart. Not sure what to do. I want to let go. These feelings are nothing new, just feelings you don’t … Continue reading

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My Storm

“And now my life ebbs; days of suffering grip me.  Night pierces my bones; my gnawing pain never rest. In His great power God becomes like clothing to me; He binds me like the neck of my garment. He throws … Continue reading

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Depression

“A lot of people don’t realize that depression is an illness. I don’t wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.” ~ Jonathan Davis It … Continue reading

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Broken

alone with so much around so much chaos without a sound my heart unable to speak the words you continue to seek you cannot reach me to help me down my toes will never touch the ground our worlds are … Continue reading

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Valley of Ashes

“This is a valley of ashes—a fantastic farm where ashes grow like wheat into ridges and hills and grotesque gardens; where ashes take the forms of houses and chimneys and rising smoke and, finally, with a transcendent effort, of men … Continue reading

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Grace

“His grace is great enough to meet the great things – the crashing waves that overwhelm the soul, the roaring winds that leave us stunned and breathless, the sudden storms beyond our life’s control.” ~ Annie Johnson Flint There are moments that sometimes turn into … Continue reading

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Damaged Goods

“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of withering, of tarnishing.” ~ … Continue reading

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My Beloved

I feel as if it were yesterday, our hearts, beating as one. The sun is setting on the day. Oh, where has my beloved gone? I must not rest my eyes. This nightmare has not won, I will not believe … Continue reading

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Walls

“I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken – and I’d rather remember it as it … Continue reading

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