The Cruelty-free life page is once again live! As promised, I'm including links to some of the source material I've referenced for The Challenging Reality mini series. The posts will also be shared to T.W.N. Literary updates are also coming to T.W.N. in the near future. Stay tuned for some big news! E.W.
Recently, we had the first rainfall of the year. It was a welcomed blessing because it's been pretty dry since the snow stopped. Sadly, except for a few quick errands, I've been too busy struggling getting things done to get outside very much. Once I get rid of some more items on my to-do... Continue Reading →
Like many little girls, I grew up wondering what it would be like to sing and dance. While I did manage to learn dance, I never got involved with singing. I enjoyed singing in school and church but did not bother to learn anything that would improve my voice. For about six months... Continue Reading →
As I work on myself more and more, I realize many of the things I've been guilty of that society has convinced us are normal but are actually detrimental to self-esteem, compassion, integrity, and growth. For instance, many people seem to think it's funny to ridicule others who make assumptions based on a lack... Continue Reading →
Today’s Affirmation and Lesson!
Affirmation: “I am love but love can only exist if it’s spread. I will spread my love today.”￼￼
It’s true the world is falling down around us. As the Bible says you cannot put New Wine an old wine skins.
￼￼“And no one pours new wine into old wineskins. Otherwise, the wine will burst the skins, and both the wine and the wineskins will be ruined. No, they pour new wine into new wineskins.”~ Mark 2:22
But I say similarly, that you cannot build a new house on old foundations. If you try to expand your life in a more positive direction then that means you’re going to have to allow the old life to die away. Becoming a new person means allowing the old person to fade just as well. It also applies to knowledge. When are you taking in a new form of knowledge, you have to…
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Today, I give thanks for: the chance to experience a certain amount of depression so I can better empathize with others who suffer from itthe hard work I have to do in order to get my career and better life off the ground so that I become strongerthe chance to write more poetrythe information Alura... Continue Reading →
Today, I just want to gush. I am so proud of my mother! We've been through a lot together, and her recent progress made me want to pay tribute to her inn this post. For years, Mom has struggled with her health and weight - both of which improved tremendously after we went vegan.... Continue Reading →
It's been really interesting lately. I always do my best to post positive content, but I'm also careful about the content that I read. Your diet consists not only of what you eat and drink but also what you read, watch, think, and feel. I've decided it's time to do a little upgrade. While... Continue Reading →
As I pound away at the keyboard, trying to finish the last two chapters of my first book, I often feel discouraged. I'm never satisfied with my work, whether it's "day-to-day living" or "spiritual practice". In truth, everything is spiritual, as Alura says. Recently, my self-esteem took a pretty big hit. The funny thing... Continue Reading →