Strength in the Quiet

I used to hate the quiet. Empty rooms, vacant driveways, total silence, and the overwhelming feeling of being alone. The realization would sink in and my heart would drop to my stomach. No one was home, no one was around. There are some who may be overjoyed to be greeted with what they see as [...]


Why I Forgave Men

There is no specific incident that is more painful or important than another that I can recall that would illustrate my distrustful beginnings with men. From the story of my conception, to the story of my childhood, even leading into adulthood, all that makes sense is that the enemy has been out to distort my [...]