Today I am finding understanding in my misunderstandings! “Stop walking round here unprepared / Stop being scared / Stop doing all the crazy things you do, that ain't you. / Stop wasting precious time you have complaining about your circumstance / Believing that you're what you're going through / That ain't you Don't you remember… Continue reading Stop Being Scared!
It has been a minute since I have posted on my blog. I wanted to drop in to say THANK YOU! Thank you for the 16 years of support during my writers journey. Thank you for reading my words. Thank you for sharing my work. Thank you for sharing this space with me. Today I… Continue reading Dear Family & Friends:
We are taught, children should not be seen or heard! Not in my house! On raising daughters and the examples we set! She wrote in her email: "I can't see when the words I used to bring tears to your eyes or cause your fists to come together." She wanted to see me angry. But… Continue reading FYF ~ Chapters 23: Living By Example! #FYFLove #audiobook
I don't believe in coincidences. It's been years since I picked up Acts of Faith, by Iyanla Vanzant. I opened the cover and saw this beautiful dedication. Dear Alicia, Let your light so shine before the world that they may see your good works! Love and God bless, Patricia H. 10/11/06 May we all continue… Continue reading Let Your Light Shine!
I was about to leave the hospital when I saw a sign, “CHAPEL” with an arrow pointing forward. There is something really peaceful about chapels, churches, mosques, synagogues, domes, caves, museums and arenas... something sacred about these types of temples. I decided to come to the chapel and write. How many tears have been shed… Continue reading I am sorry for your loss…
Tonight before I go to sleep I am thinking about those of us in pain. All those who are disappointed. Those with unfulfilled dreams, lost and without direction. Hopeless. Afraid. Alone. Some people are really great at disguising their pain, wearing masks and looking for things and people to fill the emptiness. Tonight I feel… Continue reading Meditation ~ Filling the emptiness
You are not alone! With love, Alicia
Sometimes we concern and consume ourselves with things, feelings and thoughts that are no good for us. Life is too precious to waste on low frequency thinking. Today I am thinking about people I have perceived have done me wrong and people who have definitely hurt me. Today I am thinking of all those I… Continue reading Midday Meditation ~ All will be revealed in time ~
Thunder and lightening flashing all around me .... pavement wet. heart beating fast. Wind blowing through the trees. Messages for me... rumbling.... sky dark.... flashes of white light throughout my house. Today will be filled with possibilities ♥ Are you open? Can you see it? I do! The sky was dark one moment... lightening hit… Continue reading Meditation ~ The Love I Seek
The past few weeks I have been practicing better communication. Speaking from a more honest and loving space. As I observe others I am learning to listen with a more open heart and what I am discovering is that sometimes listening is better than speaking. I affirm: Today I am open to what you have… Continue reading Meditation on being honest and communicating clearly