I often wonder what my life would be like had I stayed where I was in 2014. I mean, I walked away from a life where I had activity and I thought an amazing life. What I don't realize is that I was very broken. Recently I stumbled upon the state newsletter for Catholic Daughters… Continue reading What could have been…
In the Bible, we see Jesus using a parable or story to explain a lot of his teachings. I was trying to come up with a blog idea today and I saw a memory on the "On this day" feature of Facebook that made me think and it did raise up a great point on… Continue reading Ego and religion: No, you can’t have both.
So I will admit it...I don't relate to a lot of my family. Maybe a few on my dad's side and I will talk to whomever on my mom's side that wants to talk to me but that's about it. This has weighed heavily on my mind lately because it seems the only time I… Continue reading Why I don’t relate to family: More confessions of the ex-Catholic
I know what you are thinking, does that title pertain to literally giving up on religion? Nope. "Losing your religion" is an old Southern US expression for losing one's temper. Most people have heard the expression "Losing my religion" from the song by R.E.M and while the song talks more about lost love, it's only… Continue reading When you lose your religion…
So we remember how this past Sunday I wrote a blog saying I admit defeat in my three year fight to get the story of my life as a member of Catholic Daughters of the Americas out in the open? Well, I just realized something: The scars run deep. And the weird part? It's not… Continue reading The scars run deep
Wow...three posts in one day. Well, truth is I am lounging around on this Memorial Day weekend (at least it is in America) with some flare-up pain and swelling related to Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Type I so what else was I going to do? Binge watch Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip? It lasted only… Continue reading Funny moments call for discernment.
We all know about Facebook, right? If you don't use it, you know someone who does. Well, about a couple years ago, Facebook did this thing where they have a feature called "On This Day." It's similar to the social media lookback app Timehop but unlike Timehop which focuses on what you have posted on… Continue reading Memories on Facebook really makes you think