Life to the Fullest

Recently we recognized the anniversary of a horrible car accident that I was in. I was driving to my parents' house when I fell asleep for a split second and crashed into a mailbox in front of a person's home and then into a tree beyond that. My car caught on fire, and I tried to…

A Change of Perspective

Today I started training for a new mini-job...and I liked it! It felt good to actually be doing something that is productive, and that will hopefully bring in a little extra money. And that gave me a tad bit of hope for tomorrow. It got me thinking about perspective. I don't often have a very…

Coins in a Jar

Forty-four dollars and nineteen cents. That's how much money I received from the machine after putting in all of the coins that my Dad had saved up for me. He loves throwing his change in a jar when he comes home from work, and then giving it to me to cash out and use towards things that I need.…

The Light Will Prevail

Grateful... So grateful. Although darkness pervades, It will not prevail. Light exists as well, And it causes the darkness to scatter-- To scamper away like a mouse before a cat. God is good. He will provide. He will sustain. He will uplift. He WILL keep His promises. Although darkness floods my soul, It will not overcome. For…

I Can See a Light

I've been feeling pretty depressed the past several days. Yesterday was especially bad. I went up on one of my medications recently, so that could definitely be affecting me...along with other factors. But I was able to go to my therapist appointment today and talk some things out, which was very helpful. As I was…