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{the breakup} Let Go of Fear

“Be not afraid of growing slowly, be only afraid of standing still.” – proverb This “quote”was on a fortune cookie back in the day when I used to depend on some random person to write me some direction and give …

As small as a mustard seed

Being led from a place of faith, always-always trumps moving out of fear.  Always.  Jesus says we only need a little, in Matthew 17:20 and Luke 17:6. Share this:

Curly Girl: Lesson in Waiting

One of the gifts you unwrap when you decide to grow natural is the uncanny ability to be patient.  You get an idea of what it means to wait. Curls can take a while to grow out.  Arrrghhhhh…. A lot of months.   …

Curly Girl: Let it grow

It’s amazing what growing out your curls can teach you about yourself.  It’ll show you how anxious and impatient you might be, or it may reveal how much impact your hair and your looks have on how you feel about …

Beautiful 1

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Monday flowers

Monday!  It’s a new day.  A fresh start.  Someone somewhere starts a new job.  Someone else just moved to a new country.  Someone is being born right now.  Something good is going to happen.  For you.  And for me. It’s …

Still beautiful

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Beauty Truth Heart

What do you mean you can’t see the words? Look deeper.     Share this:

Alone, at the movies

Me in the softest voice possible: “Hello, yes can I get a ticket to the 7:30 show for the Notebook please?” Ticket clerk over the loud speaker: “Sure!  Just one ticket?” Me smiling -Great now the whole world knows: “Yes please. …

No luck needed

Going for it is not to be confused with desperately risking which hinges off fear.  Nor is it over-analyzing into complexed confusion.  It’s not taking a chance.  Nope.  It’s more like making a choice to walk in faith.  It’s when …

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