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This morning— weary, but not without hope— tired, but a quiet strength whispers in the wind… Softly… gently… He beckons… “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11:28)
All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old...– J.R.R. Tolkien
I really have a desire in my heart to be a stay-at-home mom these days. I don’t even have kids yet… Scratch that… I don’t even have a husband, which is the first essential ingredient in that mix… So I don’t know why I’m thinking about this necessarily… It’s just on my heart for whatever reason. I don’t know why I wouldn’t want to...
What attracts a man’s attention doesn’t always attract his respect. What turns a man’s head doesn’t always turn his heart.
I WANT TO CUT MY LEGS OFF!
They hurt sooooooo freaking bad right now. You should see me walk. It doesn’t even come close to looking anything like how a normal person walks. I feel like an old woman with a hip problem or something… except it’s not my hips. For some reason my right ankle just wants to keep caving in. I have no strength left in me after that workout today. How I’m going to continue...
Theres nothing terribly wrong with feeling lost, so long as that feeling...– Johnen Vasquez
A true friend knows your weaknesses but shows you your strengths; feels your...– William Arthur Ward
We seem to be going through a period of nostalgia, and everyone seems to think...– Art Buchwald
Today I started the Insanity workout videos with three of my friends. If you’ve ever heard of this, just know that the program truly matches up to its name. The workout is pretty insane. If you’ve ever done it, you know what I’m talking about. The whole time, I pretty much just wanted to throw up. It gets very difficult at times for me to even breath or keep going… but...
To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is...– Katherine Paterson
Do you want to know what I think is one of the...
When you can comfortably share silence with someone. (I think my future husband and I will wake up and celebrate the silence together on many an occasion.)
I have learned a great truth of life. We do not succeed in spite of our...– Richard Paul Evans
Joy is sometimes a blessing, but it is often a conquest. Our magic moment help...– ‘By the river Piedra I sat down and wept’ by Paulo Coelho
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The Seven Stories That Rule the World →
the-write-idea: By Matt Haig Are there any new stories, or have they all been told? The British literary critic Christopher Booker, has argued that there have only ever been seven basic plots, as follows: 1. ‘Tragedy’. Hero with a fatal flaw meets tragic end. Macbeth or Madame Bovary. 2. ‘Comedy’. Not necessary laugh-out-loud, but always with a happy ending, typically of romantic...
10 Ways to Tell You Have Author Potential →
ilovereadingandwriting: At one time or another, you’ve probably entertained the dream of becoming a well-known (read: downright stinking famous) author, in the manner of J.K. Rowling or Stephen King. There’s little doubt that, at least once, you’ve held a published book in your hand and boasted, “I could write better than this!” Many dream, but few possess the right combination of talent,...
Writing is not like dancing or modeling; it’s not something where—if you missed...– ELIZABETH GILBERT
Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is the richness of self.– May Sarton
Reminder to self: Girls’ Group material— “The Little Princess” movie
Do you feel a need for affirmation? Does your self-esteem need attention? You...– Max Lucado
But I think it’s very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be...– Olivia Wilde
So I know it’s not Mother’s Day, and I know this isn’t even for me or anything… but this kid was SO cute I just had to post it! I think I’m in love a little bit ; ]