In the field I work in, it is estimated that up to 67% of us experience high levels of burnout...something we can experience at any time in our careers, not just the later years. Combine my drive with perfection and my world-view that tells me to put everyone else above myself: I am a prime … Continue reading It’s a Process
for me, summer is not a good time of year. It brings out the worst in me, and the hotter it is, the worse I get.
WE ARE NOT MEANT TO DO THIS ALL ALONE...
In single life, you don't have to let anyone in. You don't have to be vulnerable and wonder if they can/want to handle it. There is always fear in vulnerability.
But, safe? No, I don't really think I am...And, I don't think I ever really was...
Soften me, remove the callouses that are developing on my heart...
We know all the lingo, the words to the songs, we raise our hands in Worship. But, it's not enough...Our hearts have to be filled with faith & our lives filled with action. Lip service, pious tweets, & pretty Instagram pictures aren't enough.
I am praying that, even with the proverbial "hands tied," I get to be hope in a hopeless world, as I am tapped into the ultimate source of hope.
Tonight's prompt is sky...and after a long day, I'm not sure I can come up with anything for that...so, more flash fiction...enjoy I lay looking up at the sky. Always a good way to be grounded. I love this journey I'm on, experiencing new places. And looking at new pieces of sky. Boat...I tell myself looking … Continue reading Sky (Ascent from Madness)
I have been doing a terrible job of keeping up with the prompts for the 5 Minute Free Write challenge this month, but it's ok...I've been doing pretty well with the 5 minute time limit, so, it counts, right? Tonight, another 5 minute flash fiction session (see my first, here)... Ascent from Madness (2) Thank … Continue reading Ascent from Madness (2)