Posts Tagged: Past

7 Tips to Make 2018 Your Best Year Yet!

1. Organize Everything When my space is organized I can focus so much better and I waste a lot less time on things that aren’t important. Start the year off by going through everything you have one space at a time. I started with my desk: I Took everything out of my drawers. Got rid…read more

2017 Gave Me A Lot – A Poem by Heather

2017 Gave Me A Lot 2017 Gave me friends and took some away. 2017 took my childhood and gave me adulthood (I turned 18). 2017 gave me opportunities 2017 took my fears and made me face them. 2017 made my dreams a reality 2017 taught me that goals can change a lot in a year….read more

Your Soundtrack for October 2017

The Sound of Silence This song is such a classic.  It deals with the reality that when everyone leaves, all you have left is silence to talk to. The most likable and recognizable part of this song is the simple melody that Paul Simon put with the lyrics. It’s simple, yet singable. According to Paul…read more

How to Have the Best Single Life Possible

Singleness, sometimes this is a dreaded word, sometimes it is a welcomed word. I am single right now and I’m having the time of my life. And, no this post doesn’t mean I’m looking for a guy. I want to talk about how I’m embracing singleness and what I love about it and what I…read more

Thoughts from Irma

Hurricane Irma might have devastated Florida and surrounding islands. But, I couldn’t help but find beauty in the midst of the tempest. On Sunday, September 10th, I sat on our front porch and wrote ferociously, this blog post is the result of that writing fury. I was inspired by a blog post that Nicholas Michael…read more

Quotes to Think About for September 2017

“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” -William Shakespeare- This is one of my favorite Shakespeare quotes. God has given everyone a gift. I’m still learning what my gift is. God has blessed me with many gifts. I might not have the prettiest hands,…read more

Fulfilled Longings – Bella D

Fulfilled Longings By: Bella D.   Across the room, I see a group of handsome guys hanging out. In their midst is a brilliantly beautiful girl about my age, laughing and chatting away about how her awesome her summer was. Even though I’m standing with a group of my own friends and having a good…read more

Your Soundtrack For September 2017

Iridescent- Linkin Park Iridescent, this is a song that really resonates with me. ‘Do you feel cold and lost in desperation/You build up hope but failures all you’ve known/Remember all the sadness and frustration/And let it go, let it go.’ This chorus has been me this year. There is nothing like the feeling that you…read more

Quotes to Think About For August 2017

  “Let your past make you better, not bitter.” -Anonymous- This is a quote that I’ve really had to accept this year and work on. My past may not be long, (I’m only 18) but, it’s had its share of ups and downs. I’ve cried. I’ve been depressed. I’ve been hurt. I’ve hurt others.  I’ve…read more

Overcoming Mistakes – E. J. W.

Life has this annoying little habit of throwing circumstances directly in your path that you were 100% not prepared for. So, go figure, it generally gets bungled and the rest of the day is spent with a pessimistic monologue going through your head about how ridiculously it was handled. The past scenario is replayed a…read more