Our words have power. Lots. To hurt. To harm. To heal. When we think about some of the worst … Continue Reading WATCH YO MOUTH…
SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL SUICIDE AWARENESS MONTH! As a (Volunteer) Suicide Crisis Hotline Counselor for two organizations (one’s faith based, … Continue Reading SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL SUICIDE AWARENESS MONTH!
SEPTEMBER IS ALOPECIA AWARENESS MONTH Alopecia is an autoimmune disorder, in which the immune system mistakenly attacks hair follicles causing … Continue Reading SEPTEMBER IS ALOPECIA AWARENESS MONTH!
Today I Stood Underneath A Waterfall On Sun. 8.24.14 we were on our way to a friend’s wedding. Instead I … Continue Reading Today I Stood Underneath A Waterfall
authenticitee is 6 mos. old today! Six months eh? (Yawn) So um yeah, what’s the big deal?! (Scrolls Down) Doesn’t sound … Continue Reading 💘authenticitee IS 6 mos. old TODAY💘 Your support has been overwhelmingly beautiful…
WHEN YOU REGRET AN ANSWERED PRAYER I trudged up the stairs moving slower than usual. Tons of things on my … Continue Reading WHEN YOU REGRET AN ANSWERED PRAYER
SABOTAGE FROM WITHIN I told the enemy too much Showed him every card Exposed the hand I’d been dealt His … Continue Reading SABOTAGE FROM WITHIN #Poetry
I LOVE/HATE YOUR SONG I love to see your smile Hate that I only see it When you laugh … Continue Reading I LOVE/HATE YOUR SONG
LORD I WANT TO BE USED (No Lord, NOT Like That!!!) There are moments in our lives when we are more apt to surrender. Be it a playful exchange between buddies arm wrestling or dishing the *dirty dozens! … Continue Reading LORD I WANT TO BE USED (No Lord! NOT Like That!!!)
God teach me the humility to know that in your hands I heal, without you I wound. Make me an instrument of healing. – Dr. Afshine Ash Emrani authenticitee was launched with the hurting in mind. It was important to me that anyone … Continue Reading WHY I’M SO PASSIONATE ABOUT #SUICIDEPREVENTION
Your Voice Will Find You Having just shared yesterday from the deepest places of my heart in THE DAY I FOUND MY VOICE, I was determined to keep my Day 15 Assignment very simple. So glad you’re here… My Voice It’s not … Continue Reading Your Voice Will Find You Blogging Univ. Writing 101 Day 15
THE DAY I FOUND MY VOICE Ever have one of those nightmares? The kind where you can’t move or speak. It’s as though you’re being pinned down by a heavy weight. You wrestle and squirm underneath the unseen heaviness. Held … Continue Reading THE DAY I FOUND MY VOICE | Writing 101, Day Thirteen: Serially Found
WOW! MY VERSATILE BLOG AWARDS BUT OUR PARTY! These last two weeks have been a blur! My birthday was April 14th and the love has not stopped pouring in. Blogging University Writing 101 has been awesome and I’ve met some great people … Continue Reading THEY MAY BE MY VERSATILE BLOG AWARDS BUT IT’S OUR PARTY!
THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT! Peer pressure does not stop when you become an adult. Hence the term I grew up hearing, ‘Keeping up with the Joneses’. The multimillion dollar hair, makeup, fashion and plastic surgery industries suggest that we be … Continue Reading THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT!
So you want to help eh? Save the world? Rescue cats out of trees? Help the elderly cross the street? Change a stranger’s flat tire? Break up fights in bars? You just love helping people huh? Never ignoring a need, … Continue Reading Everyone Is NOT Assigned To Your Caseload!