” Letters to my daughters” Mama Maya wrote just for me as though she knew I would need Every word. That touch. That love. That hug only a mother’s heart can give. Phenomenal! Mama Maya says I am. Strong and courageous! She believes I am. Beautiful. Mama Maya thinks I am; me? Hahahaha! I…… Continue reading Mama Maya
”If you love me, you will keep my commandments.”
There I was feeling stuck in that moment of pain and despair. Every part of me physically hurt and I knew I was truly dying. That was 2011, I can joyfully say that I made it through and I thank God yet again for the many people He used in my life. I spent months…… Continue reading Cancer journey; hospital nurses
Today, I met a friend In you; the stranger next to me. We agree history has made us strangers; Enemies! but… Let’s try; let’s try to be friends, Let’s try… let’s try to agree on something; Something that will make history worth keeping. Let’s try… Walking at the same pace, Without trying to outrun one…… Continue reading Try…
Dear blogger friends, I would like to thank a special blogger friend Carly for nominating me for the versatile blogger award. I have been following her blog for a while now and I must say her story is humbling to me. I kindly ask you to take a minute out of your precious time and…… Continue reading The Versatile Blogger Award
When you say I matter For me; a “no body”… It’s to be somebody. When you wipe my tears With your own cloth… When you give me your hand You let me hold on… It’s to be somebody. I sit at your table You pass me a cup Your cup I dine at your table…… Continue reading To be somebody.
Trusting Believing Ready All in I call it barefoot friendship You tell me no You agree I should or shouldn’t You lead; I follow You follow; I lead We both go…. Barefoot friendship. You dream I dream Believing we run Barefoot friendship. Exhausted I stop Still strong you stop We both pause Barefoot friendship Moments…… Continue reading Barefoot friendship
That day! That summer day when we finally said I do, I was young I was naive; clueless. I didn’t understand love; its truth. I didn’t understand love and the knots that bind it; how far it stretches, I did not understand patience, Compassion and kindness, not being proud, Forgiveness, Endurance, Not to be irritable…… Continue reading I do!
Pearls are beautiful, graceful and I compare them to a child’s heart. Though sinful by nature, it can easily be nurtured, though not sure about how it feels, it can be filled with love, compassion, grace, forgiveness and understanding perhaps in return grow to give those traits back. I know as parents we may think…… Continue reading Treasuring our pearls