I was going to write a rather depressing post, but then I started reading Hey Loons post about reflections in a dry month, and realized that sometimes life really isn't that terrible, even when you hit those instances where you would like to sink through the earth from embarrassment. I am also reading Jenny Lawson's book … Continue reading Now that I’ve deleted everything and started over…
As I mentioned in my last post, my horse named Blaze has been having a difficult time walking for the past couple of weeks. Today starts the 3rd week of his pain. Hopefully, it will start to be alleviated in the next few days. I guess if it doesn't go away, I will need to … Continue reading Brood Camp
I haven't been posting much because I didn't want to make anyone think that I'm a whiner. The truth is, I've been struggling a lot at work to figure out how to work with my boss, and I've come down with a different illness every two weeks since my Shingles dissipated. I've had colds, sinus … Continue reading Disasters and Blessings
I am writing a post today about the Daily Prompt: Martyr. I have a book about Martyrs that I read when I was in Junior High or High School, and it moved me deeply. These people who were featured were willing to die terrible and painful deaths rather than say that they didn't know God. … Continue reading America, where have all the Martyrs gone?
I took my two big boys to the vet yesterday to get their teeth floated. For those who don't know, horses grind their food in a circular motion. This causes the inside of the tooth to wear down faster than the outside of the tooth. If the edges get too long, the jaw locks together … Continue reading Introducing the Three Stooges
I grew up setting up a Christmas Tree on December first every year. It was one of my most favorite days of the year. This year, my husband and I set it up on November 26th, and then discovered that we didn't have enough lights for it to be decorated the way I wanted... So … Continue reading December 1st
Here I am, pondering the word "faded" that is in the daily prompt challenge. So many things fade throughout life, but especially for those who suffer with depression and anxiety. Anxiety is a force that eats you alive from the inside out. Anxiety creates mayhem in your life and there is no way to solve it … Continue reading Faded Ideas – Mental Illnesses
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