Category Archives: Normalcy

Blindness is Not Acceptable #Thanksgiving #LoveThyself

      “I never doubted my ability, but when you hear all your life you’re inferior, it makes you wonder if the other guys have something you’ve never seen before. If they do, I’m still looking for it.” ~Hank Aaron … Continue reading

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Choose Your Parents Carefully, Please #Broken #Blessed #Family #Gifts

You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them. – Desmond Tutu There has been a time when almost every child has wanted someone else to be their parent. Maybe your parent danced just a little … Continue reading

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Stop, Drop, and Listen #Patience #Persistence

If you are filled with pride, then you will have no room for wisdom. ~ African proverb A full water glass cannot get new water. Pride is like old water in your mind. If you’re filled with the pride of your … Continue reading

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Just Before I Jumped… #Perserverance, #Patience, and #Pain

“The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is, that one often comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won’t.” Beecher, Henry Ward American Congregational preacher (1813–1887) I know that feels like a life threat, to say I’m about … Continue reading

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…and The Case for Normal – to Be or Not to Be… #FosterCare #Promise

“My whole life I wanted to be normal. Everybody knows there’s no such thing as normal.  There is no black-and-white definition of normal. Normal is subjective… It’s family and love and safety. It’s bravery and hope. It’s work and laughter … Continue reading

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