At Day’s End

I captured the above photo after stopping in a parking lot on my way home from my final Career class today. I had been scared to attend, as we were scheduled to have mock interviews...and that's not exactly my forte. But I faced my fear, and even though things didn't go as well as I had hoped, I was…

What Drives Your Life?

I've been reading The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren for the past several weeks. I've read the book before, but it's such a great book that it merits re-reading. 🙂 Last night I began perusing a Chapter entitled "What Drives Your Life?" It states that there are hundreds of things that could be driving your…

When Fear Surrounds Me

Fear. Anxiety. Worry. They're not good feelings. I experience them often, and I'm still trying to master practical ways to handle them. Yesterday I encountered several circumstances that caused me to worry. And I had to deal. Here were a few thoughts that helped me: Nothing can enter my life without it first going through God. My loving Father wants me…

Longing for Acceptance

Feelings of insecurity assail me. I compare myself to others, And always come up short. I want to be myself - To be who I truly am... But I am afraid. Afraid that people won't like me. Afraid that I am different; That I won't fit in. All that I have ever wanted Was to…