This past Saturday, I really struggled with depression and keeping my head above water. We had just attended yet another funeral where addiction claimed another life. Lately I have posted about my ... Read More about What’s It All For?
I absolutely love books! I find myself reading anywhere from 4-6 at one time…along with the Bible of course. I make jokes all the time about how I need to join (or start) a Books Anonymous because I ... Read More about By Feelings or By Faith?
Yesterday was 12 years since my momma passed away at the young age of 57. I wanted to write all day yesterday but instead I allowed myself to remember and feel things I’ve never allowed before. I feel ... Read More about My Momma
It was a typical weekend during my childhood. I was probably about 12 years old since my sister was a baby in my arms. We either did pretty much nothing on the weekends or the adults partied and ... Read More about The Burden of Fear
I hurt someone that I love yesterday. I was bothered that they just kept calling me--day after day. I was angry that they just won’t change their life and live in the way that I think they should ... Read More about I Hurt Someone That I Love Yesterday
Every day I wake up, I am faced with challenges; sometimes, even before I get out of bed, because I have an awful habit of checking my phone as soon as I open my eyes. I see people with better bodies, ... Read More about Rachel Utz…A Love Note