Monthly Archives: August 2012

rising above the canopy

 I I was once on the forest floor, receiving little light and feeling very small and overwhelmed. As I tried to emerge I found myself tangled within the understory, but I started growing taller and stronger. I began reaching for … Continue reading

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Courage

My Courage I planted a seed in my mind which soon grew into a plan that would give rise to freedom and release me from the control of an abusive man I bided my time, gathered strength and feathered my … Continue reading

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hitting the wall

Hitting the Wall: The moment when it feels as if you have no energy or strength left to continue the race – Every part of you begs to just quit. You cannot do it – It’s just too hard. Every endurance runner faces … Continue reading

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Freedoms air

I was like a trapped bird with broken wings Kept in a cage called “domestic abuse” I couldn’t sing my song until I found my voice And it sang a hauntingly beautiful song called “Freedom”. I couldn’t escape my cage … Continue reading

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Life story

When we are first born we are as a blank page, over the days, weeks, months and years we fill the pages of our life story. The book of my life contains memories, good and bad. happy and sad, all … Continue reading

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