Posts Tagged ‘love’

Living the Life You Want – Creating Your Vision

Written by Maimah Karmo

Almost every living human being has a vision or dream of what he/she desires in life. I am sure that many of you, when you think of a vision, you imagine an apparition, a burning bush, a spirit of some sort, something celestial, or you think of a vision as an idea in your head that is “just” a thought, a fleeting idea of what life would be like, only if. Only if life were different, only if you were older, younger, taller, shorter, skinnier, had longer hair, straighter hair, a bigger butt, smaller thighs, were prettier, married, single, free, could walk, had money, had a job, had a better job, had a much better job, were not oppressed, if only things were different, if only you had not gotten raped, if only he had not mistreated you, only if you weren’t in a wheelchair, if only you were not sick, if only “people” didn’t have an attitude, if only the lights would all just turn green! If only your parents believed you, if only someone would listen, if only you didn’t stutter, if only you could be like her, if only you had a voice.

I am here to tell you that you do. You have a voice.

She whispers gently to you, lovingly. She is the voice that never leaves you, your comforter, your Higher Self. Listen to your inner voice. Through it, you will realize your vision. Read the rest of this entry »


It Takes Courage to Love Your Self

It Takes Courage to Love Your Self – Musings on Journal Writing and Going Public

By Peri Coeurtney Enkin

Over the past few weeks I have given careful thought to the messages I deliver. Writing is something I take very seriously. And it is important to me that I focus my attention and my words on those things that really matter to me. Read the rest of this entry »