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God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas but for scars.

God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas but for scars.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see th

Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see themselves for who they are.
Posted 4 months ago

...weak of spine and flaccid of upper lip.

...weak of spine and flaccid of upper lip.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The early settlers amazed her--they had pluck, they led lives of sweaty dra

The early settlers amazed her--they had pluck, they led lives of sweaty drama. Theirs was a world of corsets and whipping posts and indentured servitude. People worked the land and died in ungainly ways. Modern life, in comparison, seemed a cinch.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

I thought maybe she'd whisk us off by magic, or at least hail a taxi. Inste

I thought maybe she'd whisk us off by magic, or at least hail a taxi. Instead, Bast borrowed a silver Lexus convertible."Oh, yes," she purred. "I like this one! Come along, children.""But this isn't yours," I pointed out."My dear, I'm a cat. Everything I
Posted 4 months ago

There are three keys for your journey. Humility, wisdom, love. Don’t leave

There are three keys for your journey. Humility, wisdom, love. Don’t leave without them - they will enrich you all the way. And they will bless those around you.
Posted 4 months ago

(a quote from a survivor)Read up on the psychology of abuse. Listen to musi

(a quote from a survivor)Read up on the psychology of abuse. Listen to music. Being alone to process without chatter. Usually outside doing something physical, doing these things helps you believe you CAN do anything. Share my story without shame.
Posted 4 months ago

The gap (between intellectuals and politicians) divides writing hands, talk

The gap (between intellectuals and politicians) divides writing hands, talking heads and thinking minds of this country into two sections. One section flaunts academic achievements to make up for shortfalls in intelligence. The other asserts intelligence
Posted 4 months ago

Friends are the most important part of your life. Treasure the tears, treas

Friends are the most important part of your life. Treasure the tears, treasure the laughter, but most importantly, treasure the memories.
Posted 4 months ago

Smile even when you're going through some hard times.

Smile even when you're going through some hard times.
Posted 4 months ago

Just as a child is conceived in a womb of a woman, miraculously, so is grac

Just as a child is conceived in a womb of a woman, miraculously, so is grace freely given by God, in sacred moment of salvation.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

'Joker' was a violent, dark, and brutal book, so I wanted to do something a

'Joker' was a violent, dark, and brutal book, so I wanted to do something a little less heavy. I played around with the idea of a children's book, and that eventually became 'Noel.' And I just kept finding these parallels between things I could do with Ba
Posted 4 months ago