I came across this quote yesterday….. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us" - Ralph Waldo Emerson So, what does this actually mean? Now, you’re probably thinking it is pretty straight forward, and it probably is for you. But I want to go through … Continue reading WHAT LIES WITHIN US
I wrote the following poem (at the end of this blog) a couple of months ago when I was writing my high school program. There is nothing greater you can give yourself than the gift of you own love. “I Don’t Hate Me Anymore” was written from my own experiences and traumas which started in … Continue reading WHAT IS YOUR SELF WORTH?
It isn’t much fun when you look in the mirror and hate the person looking back. You don’t tend to see anything good in that person. It’s hard to imagine anyone loving you the way you long for. But are you looking in the right place for that love? If you are looking everywhere except … Continue reading WORTHY OF YOUR LOVE
Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown ~ author unknown ~ What does this quote mean? Many people like where they are. It’s comfortable, familiar, safe, and they know how to behave and react to situations, they know what to expect. It’s predictable. But there is nothing which … Continue reading GROWTH MEANS CHANGE
Love. You can love anything really. You can love your mum and dad. You can love your brother and sister. You can love your children. You can love your husband and wife. You can love your cat, dog, bird, fish, lizard. You can love your bike or car or skateboard. You can love flowers, trees … Continue reading Love Is Made Of Glass
There are two reactions to the pains of life – let it beat you or let it grow you. Either way, it will change you. I have always thought I opted to let it me grow. But in reality, I let a lot of it beat me. Writing my book "I Don't Hate Me Anymore" … Continue reading PAIN REACTION
International Women’s Day to me is celebrating being a woman in today’s world and acknowledging women in achieving what they set out to do despite the limitations which still exist for us in this day and age. It’s about strengthening and empowering each other to be the best woman we can be. It’s giving each other encouragement to keep on trudging in the direction we want to go because we are cheering each other on.
It is a very exciting time for me right now! My book has been published, I’ve received my complimentary copies, have been working on promoting it, and am now considering a book tour. My official book launch has been booked and paid for and all the anticipation of how it will all pan out is … Continue reading EXCITING TIMES!
Last night, I sat down and wrote a fantastic blog. Then I woke up this morning and realised it was Valentine’s Day. I decided that I would write a different one for such an occasion. Normally, I don’t celebrate Valentine’s Day. None of my partners in the past have ever shown any inkling of being … Continue reading Saints Loving Day
Quotes can be quite inspiring at times. However, some which I see go around Facebook, can be rather depressing and don’t tend do anything except reinforce the depression and keep you down in the pits of your darkness. Those ones are more like sentences, or a statement, than a quote as they only look at … Continue reading INSPIRAMAIL