Rayne’s Secret: Part Two

We each headed downstairs one by one and let Rayne go last for the big surprise. I was over it but I needed to know what secret she was holding on to. “Everyone I have a big surprise for you” my mom said with excitement. Just then Rayne walks down and the room is filled…

Rayne’s Secret: Part One

It’s funny how the holidays can bring family closer together. Even those that haven’t spoken throughout the year still manage to come out, put on a fake smile, and enjoy each other’s company. Sometimes you end up enjoying each other so much you forget what kept you away for so long. This may not be…

Just Coworkers or Friends: A Few Ways to Tell the Difference

I’ve had MANY jobs these past few years and I’ve met some great people. For a long time I felt that to make a connection with someone, was to make a friend. If my coworkers and I made a connection, got along, or even had similarities, it was the start of a friendship. It wasn’t…

Unwarranted Opinions: No One Asked You

Lately I’ve been struggling with accepting opinions from others. I’m usually pretty good at ignoring negativity but for some reason I feel the need to say something and it’s not always nice. I believe it’s annoying for me when it’s an unwarranted opinion from a person whose point of view I don’t value or care…

Eve’s Journey – Short Story

Please read my first short story and comment your thoughts below. I’m considering doing a second part to it but I want to get some feedback first. Thanks in advance! As I walked up to the gate. I was very excited about the trip ahead. I was flying out to Bermuda to cover the the…

Being Unhappy With Self: Self Image

I was suppose to make this post last week but life happened and the post never did. It went by so fast I almost forgot about it and started on a new topic. Despite the setbacks, I’m here and ready to engage! Now this topic can be touchy but is important. The way you view…

Being Unhappy With Self: Lack of Wealth

I believe this is a topic that never gets old. Money is said to be the root of all evil but appears to be the solution to all problems. Money brings about happiness, right? Of course we know that’s wrong, but having money can aid in that happiness. Wealth can get you in high places…

Being Unhappy With Self: The Single Self

So I’m going to make this a three part series because I have a lot more to say on this topic than I thought. I started out making a post and it was beginning to get too long so I figured I would focus on each topic on a post by itself. I hope that…

Who’s In Your Corner?

Im late on getting this post out but I had to take a mini vacay for some much needed away time. I thoroughly enjoyed myself and the fact that I have good people in my corner topped it all off. I’ve been so overwhelmed by my own thoughts and ideas for reaching my goals that…