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Deep Breaths

I’m finding myself in a transition period in some aspects of life. I’m having to learn to trust even without understanding. Alece wrote about this in her post yesterday and I had not even realized that the changes I’m sensing right now are requiring trust without understanding. I even thought to myself yesterday afternoon that...

Five Minute Friday: On Distance

Distance.  I walked over to our sister-in-law to tell her a quick good-bye as she greeted friends who have come to pay last respects to her dear daddy. I look to our nephew standing next to her. But this time I had to look up, way up, craning my neck to look him in the...

On Waiting – 5 Minute Friday

I’ve been participating in Five Minute Friday over at The Gypsy Mama for the past few weeks. The task is to stop for just five minutes and write. Not the easiest thing for me. I’m a slow writer still trying to overcome the need for it to be perfect the first time. So these may...

Five Minute Friday: I Feel Loved When…

Hearing compliments about what I write or things I do is something I crave. It’s when I feel loved. Needing that affirmation.  But this can also be dangerous. I can start to think I can do it all in my own power. And that’s not the case. In other words I have to guard against...

When I Look In The Mirror

This week’s Five Minute Friday prompt at The Gypsy Mama was “When I Look In the Mirror.” Below are my rambling thoughts in five minutes of writing. When I look in the mirror I see glimpses of the person God created me to be. I see confidence emerging. Wanting to be me. Not someone else....