I am making a few changes to my blog, starting with a name change. When I started blogging in December I initially thought my blog posts would look a little different. So the next time you hear from me my blog will be called Forever Darling.
Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine O what a foretaste of glory divine Heir of salvation, purchase of God Born of His Spirit, washed in His blood The words to this hymn are etched in my heart tonight as we continue to pray for your healing and stand in faith with your family that you will… Continue reading Waves of love ( For Kiara )
An incredible family in our community are currently facing a situation in which their beautiful 13 year old daughter is fighting for her life after being in a car accident. Devastating to say the least, and I have found myself drowning in a deluge of emotions trying to make sense of this news. I feel… Continue reading Faith like thunder.
Often people come into my life but leave before I either pluck up the courage or have a chance to share my heart with them. If I were presented with an opportunity to sit face to face with a handful of (selected) people from my past as well as my present, would I be brave… Continue reading Say Something
I have often started this piece, in various formats - a novel, a biography, a journal - but it never worked because I didn't have the words to voice what I was feeling. I think I do now. I thought this post would come much later in my journey, I guess later is now. If… Continue reading A letter to myself
"A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water." -Eleanor Roosevelt I would consider myself a strong woman. I have brewed in some pretty hot water in my meagre thirty-seven years and I'm all the stronger for it. Stronger mentally and stronger spiritually.… Continue reading Brewing a cup of tea
There's a train fast approaching. Destination, Teenville. Expected time of arrival, nineteen days. My pulse is racing, palms sweaty. I'm not very good at goodbyes. I've double checked and triple checked that he has everything he needs. "Mom, are you okay?" "Of course, Darling." Liar! And I did it with a straight face. I don't… Continue reading Tickets please