The Upside of Being Unemployed

How dare I say the upside of unemployment, right?  Many can tell you the downside of being unemployed.  The downside is why we don’t ever want to be in that situation.  It’s what most people fear.  Well, I’m going to tell you the upside.  I have been unemployed for 6 months now.  I have found […]

How I Learned I Have A Soul

I was 23 years old.  I’m 31 now, but then I was 23.  It was 2009.  I had just started working at Walmart – a huge retail store here in the United States that sells everything.  This is going to sound so corny haha, but it’s the truth.  I was helping a customer in the […]

One Day At A Time

This was in my fortune cookie.  It seemed appropriate. I haven’t been writing much lately.  Honestly, I feel like crawling in a hole and being left alone.  Do you ever get tired of emotions?  And dealing with them?  I don’t know, maybe it’s just me. I quit my job about 6 months ago.  June 1st […]

A Reminder

Let them take all they want, your love comes from within. And as long, as you have that, you’ll forever win.   -Sonja Jackson, OpenHeartTin

Not Alone

With animals, no. In nature, no. With God, not anymore. But with humans, yes. Since I can remember, I’ve always felt different. I’ve always felt alone. It’s mostly my own choosing. My own fear. Opening up gets you hurt. But if I want to connect, I have to have the courage to open up, to […]