Category Archives: Fear

Hello…. It’s Been Awhile

It’s been over a month since I’ve posted here though it seems much longer.  I decided to put on some Ed Sheeran to see if I can rid myself of this blog paralysis, or whatever it is keeping me from … Continue reading

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Prayers for an Anxious Heart

I thought I would share this little gem I found in a Publix grocery store about four or so years ago.  I bought it and quickly grew to love it.  There is a meaningful prayer on each page.  It stays … Continue reading

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The Toxic Gas Leak

Last week my niece spent a terrifying thirty minutes locked down in a bathroom fearing for her life.  She had gone to a lab at the vet school she attends Friday evening to study with a friend.  While there, they … Continue reading

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Scary Haunted Houses? No Thanks.

My first experience with a haunted house was when I was 13 years old and in the 8th grade.  It was October and I was spending the night with a girlfriend and she asked her father to take us to … Continue reading

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The Only Good Snake…

I can’t believe I’m writing a blog post about snakes but I am.  I realize I’ve probably already lost a few readers with the above picture, or maybe with just the title but I applaud those of you who are … Continue reading

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When Fear Has a Tight Hold

Looking at and watching the two of them, it’s not very hard to see that their personalities are as different from each other as their appearances.  Different as night and day.  Two kittens who came from two of three litters … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on Sensitivity

This is going to be a really random post. I’m just warning you up front.  These are just my thoughts– thoughts that have been pretty loud lately and rattling around in my brain. Yesterday I was in the bathroom doing some … Continue reading

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Sometimes The Storms of Life Teach Us The Most Valuable Lessons

This past Wednesday, on April 27, 2011, the south was ravaged by tornadoes.  As is always the case when storms are predicted, I was glued to the TV.  We had heard for days how severe these storms would be – storms that could bring … Continue reading

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Remembering 9/11

I have vivid memories of 9/11/01 as do most people who lived through it.  I remember exactly where I was and what I was doing.  I remember feeling like I was in a daze after hearing the news.  I didn’t want to believe it was … Continue reading

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21 Years Ago

As long as I can remember, I always wanted children, always wanted to be a mommy.  Graduation from college came, then marriage, a career, and finally it was time to start a family.  I couldn’t wait.  Getting pregnant didn’t come as easy as I … Continue reading

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