The Simpleton

Keep it simple. That is my motto for life. It does not define my intelligence but it does define my actions. I choose simplicity because life is already complicated enough. I don’t feel the need to represent myself in big words and deep quotations. I do not feel the need to “act like” a guru. There are enough of those in this world. I…

Falling Apart Yet Held Together

My life is a hot mess at any given time of the day. Hell it’s a mess even in my sleep and if you were able to join in my dreams you would see the truth to that statement. I do not have it all together. I fall apart on a regular basis because I have a damaged heart. My soul has been burdened with so many heavy weights in this world that I often reflect on how I have survived as long as I have. The answer?  God.

Plenty of Room at the Table

“There is something to be said about space. Space is needed and perceived in many different ways. Sometimes we need space that is empty, void of noise, people and things. Other times we need a space filled with love, encouragement and the presence of loved ones. Then there are times that space gets filled with things that we enjoy or things that we don’t…