Eye Exam

Eye Exam

If you're still following me, thank you. It's nice to have some friends and family come along for the ride. I'm not quite back to blogging, yet, but I wanted to pop in and share a bit of the journey with you. While I've been away I've been working towards  acquiring my learners license. I [...]

The Girl With The Big Stick

The Girl With The Big Stick

Another day without rest Fighting with feelings  Feeling trapped and deflated But knowing God's timing is best. Another day she is blessed  Drawn by a notion  She's caught in emotions  But knowing she'll fly from her nest.  Given time and great patience  Steadfastness and raisins (What? They couldn't hurt) For God is both gracious and [...]

Nothing is Impossible

Nothing is Impossible

Oh how I wish I could shut up like a telescope! I think I could, if I only know how to begin.' For, you see, so many out-of-the-way things had happened lately, that Alice began to think that very few things indeed were really impossible."Alice's Adventures in Wonderland I need to start taking notice (again) [...]

Fear of Flying

Fear of Flying

I’ve never had a fear of flying. However, I did experience some anxiety my first, and only, time on an airplane. As the plane lifted off the ground I spontaneously reacted with tears. Up until that moment I’d never given it too much thought because my eyes were on the prize: the destination and who [...]

Hope

Hope

Mental unwellness It's a tide that makes life bleak It's a struggle  The constant juggle  Emotions like waves of the sea  Anxiety, guilt, and grief Low moods and high water Life can feel like a teeter-totter Where's the balance?  Where's the peace?  Sometimes tears are a release But then it begins again  Driving me round [...]

Night and Day

Night and Day

Banish Fun Days To the tune of Manic Monday. 2AM already  I was just in the middle of a scream   I was wishin' I were sleeping  I was hoping this was all a bad dream  But I can't escape  Cause then I guess my life would go my way These are the nights When you [...]

Shore

Shore

Hold me I need Your comfort and Your peace Assure me  That there's more than I can see Remind me  Nothing is ever beyond Your reach Show me  Lord, help me to believe And when the waters rise  I know You're in those tides  I can trust that You still care  And that You have [...]

Wings

Wings

Too long I've been grounded Lord, where are my wings?  Please teach me of Your glory   Until my heart sings. May my wings then unfold  Lift me high in the air When I'm down on my knees  Lord, please meet me there.  Too long I've been grounded Lord, where are my wings?  Please teach me [...]

Before

Before

Before the day rushes in Before the war begins Before I rise  I know who wins. Before the lies take hold again  Before my path begins to wend I'll take God's hand  For He's my friend.  Tina W.  June 4, 2020 Jesus: Friend of Sinners ❤ Jesus is a friend of sinners in the sense [...]