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Entries tagged "insecurities"

February 2nd 2015
If you know me at all, you know I love running. What you might not realize is that I didn't start... READ MORE
July 27th 2014
"Life isn't about the mistakes you make, it's about what you do next." - Lee McFarland at National Community Church Failure is... READ MORE
February 7th 2014
I know all of the things that are wrong with me.      I have a history of regret in my... READ MORE
August 6th 2012
6 months ago I busted my foot.   I knew it was coming but was not prepared for the pain. This isn't... READ MORE
July 1st 2012
When was the last time you forgave yourself?  As children, we're taught we have to forgive others for what they do... READ MORE
May 28th 2012
"As you accept this gift, know you are an acceptable gift."  These are wise and comforting words from Pastor Todd at Church... READ MORE
August 25th 2011
Written for CityGirlsWorld.com While enjoying a weekend away in Western NY, I glanced at the paper to see that, not far... READ MORE
December 19th 2010
I've recently discovered just how human I am. This past week I helped organize a group we ended up calling #MetroCarols.... READ MORE
August 18th 2010
  “It’s always eye-opening to see how others view themselves.” “So glad I read this before heading out to the gym, because now... READ MORE
August 17th 2010
Understanding body image: origins and “the formula” by Courtney Body Image is defined by the way we think and feel about ourselves.... READ MORE
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The Loss of My First Love
December 21, 2015
December 2004.  Sacramento, California. Freshly divorced. Adoption day.   Your foster mom brought you over. We watched you intently. You took in
The Secrets of Letting Go
August 26, 2015
It was Valentine’s Day.  A secret day.  Today, she would marry him. At 23, she knows what she
No More Should-ing On Myself
July 7, 2015
  “If God gives such attention to the wildflowers - most of which are never even
Struggling With Purpose
June 13, 2015
The breeze blows through big open windows rustling the white drapes. The oppressive heat hasn’t fully arrived yet
As You Are. Not As You Should Be.
April 21, 2015
  Hi. My name is Melanie and I feel like a failure on a daily basis.
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