Originally posted on this girl's journey to serenity:
If I told you my story….you wouldn’t believe parts of it. You wouldn’t believe it because there are parts of it that I still can’t believe. Situations I put myself in. And kept myself in.? There are a handful of days that were turning points. Days…
“Thank-you for your service.” Even though my chest puffs up a little when I hear those words, deep inside, I feel a little sick. I’m no hero. That’s what one veteran told me recently. He couldn’t look me in the eye. In fact, he couldn’t look anyone in the eye. Have you felt that way? … More Battlefield without Boundaries.
Where do we turn when the unthinkable happens? … More Shattered.
The Perfect Life It was a long time ago, 25 years ago on May 4th and yet each year it still haunts me. I was living the dream, new husband, new house, a good job and a baby on the way! I had all I had ever hoped for and dreamed about while I was … More Laurie’s Story
As the Hope Shack project begins to come to life, and I write this first post, I have to consider what message we want to convey to you, the reader. I think it’s simply that YOU matter. That you are not alone, regardless of how alone you might feel. We have all messed up. We have all made bad … More Hope? Nope. All out of that.