Published in the 2014 issue of the Eclectic literary magazine. I’m naked to the waist. God is the just the harlot that I left behind in room 166. This morning she offered breakfast; I wanted no part of it. Last time her grainy grits tasted like anxiety. I left my faith along with yesterday’s clothing… Continue reading deserted.
For many people, a full moon is a symbol of spiritual healing, cleansing, and awakening. Many people believe that you can harness the energy from a full moon and utilize it to increase the positive energy that surrounds you. Others view the energy that is given off by the full moon as negative. Historically, the… Continue reading full moon.
We always know what we want. However, so many of us miss out on opportunities that can lead to our complete fulfillment due to our own personal struggles with self-worth. When a goal seems out of reach, we ask ourselves, “How will I achieve that?” When our desires are placed directly into our hands, we… Continue reading worthiness & desire
The act of climbing a mountain is often compared to the journey of life. Sure, it’s an overused metaphor, but yesterday as I made the one mile hike to the top of Stone Mountain, I truly understood why this comparison is so often used. When I began my walk, my main goal was making it… Continue reading gotta keep going.
I can’t apologize for my emotions. I’m a Pisces who was raised in a volatile home where no one was ever taught how to express themselves without yelling, throwing things, or tears. The tears chose me. I’m intense. Sometimes I cry at the drop of a hat, but my laughter comes just as easily. So… Continue reading all or nothing.
Love yourself more than anyone else. Love yourself more than anyone else could possibly love you, but also love yourself more than you love anyone else. Love yourself enough to put yourself first. We often have the desire to be a rock for others, but we serve them no purpose if we are not well.… Continue reading love yourself.