Posts Tagged "Vulnerability"


Dear Readers, I know I have been especially quiet around here on the blog for quite awhile now. To be really honest, I have strongly been considering giving up blogging altogether.     When I first jumped into this world of blogging, it was exciting and cathartic.   For once in my life my fear of holding everything in grew greater than my fear of speaking up.   At that point, very few people I knew had ever...

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  Dear Readers, My website is finally back up and running fine with all the backend fixes complete. I apologize for the long delay in this post. I had a different draft ready to go, and then today happened and I suddenly found the right words that I think I had been waiting to write all along, I just didn’t know it.   For those of you who are hurting today, I hope you can hear my heart in this.   For those of you...

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    Dear Readers, As I discussed yesterday, I have been pondering the ideas in this letter for weeks, ever since I read Glennon Melton’s newest book Love Warrior. Then the events of this past weekend happened, and our crazy American election only managed to further remind me just how  hard it is to be a girl in today’s world. The sheltered, innocent little girl I was so many years ago, would have understood so...

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    Hey Readers, Tuesday is here and almost gone. I am sorry this post is coming out so late. Every week I set a goal to have most of this post written by Monday, and then the week flies by and its Tuesday, and I’m like “Oh Crap the Townhall!!” This past week has been a busy week for the blog. First there was my homeschool series running over on Homeschoolers Anonymous. Then I spent time updating the Untold...

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Last month, I started a series on the roles women carry, what I learned about them growing up, and what I am learning about them now. It started with a post on lessons I learned from my Mama. You can check it out here. This post is a continuation of that series.      Sometimes I don’t know which haunts me more — the dissonance between my present and past views of what my primary role as a woman should be or my...

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