Christianity · Chronic Illness · Divorce · Life · Marriage · Uncategorized

I Still Love My Ex-Husband

Yes, I still love my ex-husband. Oh please, dear friend, hear my heart. These words are not written flippantly; so, hang tight for a moment and please let the Holy Spirit’s words that flow through my fingers as I type resonate in your heart as you read. Divorce is messy and leaves scars on both… Continue reading I Still Love My Ex-Husband

Christianity · Chronic Illness · Divorce · Life · Marriage · Uncategorized

How I Survived Divorce At 25

Some of you are probably only reading this to figure out what in the world I mean by this. Is this some kind of play on words? Could it really be true? And with a broken heart, the answer is a sad and unfortunate, yes. Here’s the thing. I’ve been given this blog title and… Continue reading How I Survived Divorce At 25

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Why Your Life is Like a Magic Trick

Lately, this season that my husband and I have been walking through has been long, treacherous and quite painful. We battle not only my sickness, but desires, dreams and goals that go unmet for various reasons. In the past few weeks, we have not only been hit with a financial burden that was completely unseen,… Continue reading Why Your Life is Like a Magic Trick

Chronic Illness · Uncategorized

An Open Letter To Everyone Who Suffers from my Chronic Illnesses

I am addressing this letter to each person in my life who does not personally suffer from chronic illness, but does suffer from the effects of mine. You cannot begin to understand the amount of guilt I carry because I have imposed on your life in ways that are not fair to any of you.… Continue reading An Open Letter To Everyone Who Suffers from my Chronic Illnesses

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Are you wasting your tears?

If you know me at all, then you are well aware that I am pretty much able to cry on command. With that said, it’s obvious that I definitely have more of an emotional type of personality, and inevitably, over the years, I have shed countless tears for a multitude of reasons. Crying is a… Continue reading Are you wasting your tears?

Chronic Illness

When Your Chronic Illness Flares and Doesn’t Ask Your Permission

My current physical status can be summarized in one word- Pain. Intense, debilitating pain. I’m confined to  my couch, fighting a war against my body that decided that today was a perfect day for a horrible Fibromyalgia flare up and possible kidney infection (I have a doctor’s appointment tomorrow to confirm my suspicions of the… Continue reading When Your Chronic Illness Flares and Doesn’t Ask Your Permission