She Went Dancing

She bought the prettiest dress and did her hair. She did all of the things pretty girls are supposed to do. It was fun to dress up and adorn herself.She went with her loveliest friend who she had MUCH in common with and that she had grown so much with. They were divorced around same …

You Are Not Ready

She found this is draft from October 2016 ~ he still is NOT dating but she no longer felt guilty about her need to move on. She knew that she deserved love and intimacy. She knew his reasons for a different focus and she respected those reasons. She knew it had nothing to do with …

Renee Picardy

I will have to look her up because I love this so much and have it saved in my notes for hard days. Date a Woman Who Knows Everything (& Nothing) Date a woman who knows the beauty of being alone. Date a woman who is hard-headed, who is not afraid to speak her mind, …

Burn

"If you are burning, BURN. If you can stand it the shame will burn away and leave you shining radiant and righteously shameless." Elizabeth Cunningham I turned to a page in my morning writing today and found this.  I think it speaks volumes of the process of becoming more of your OWN self unimpeded by …

Tangled

I am a tangled mess of everything beautiful, hopeful and yet so much doubt and fear. For some reason it feels better when I am not in hope.  But that seems wrong.....it seems wrong to stay in that safe place. The past...trying to clear it but because we have kids the past is not the …