Category: Inspirational

Hold On: A poem by Ally Henny

I am taking a course on the music of the civil rights movement, and the PBS Documentary “Eyes on the Prize is required viewing. I have found myself feeling incredibly angry because there is SO much that has not changed since the civil rights years.

I wrote this poem as a way to express some of the feelings and frustration that I feel.

Blessed Are the Disrupters

The following is the text of a sermon that I preached as a guest speaker at a local church. Blessed […]

What a cabinet taught me about self-care

What the chaos of renovating my home taught me about caring for myself.

What no one will tell you about bitterness…

Being bitter feels good.  Instead of doing the whole click-baity thing where I make you read the entire post word […]

These 10 Rape Prevention tips are EVERYTHING! 

I saw this image on Facebook and it gave me so much life:     One day, I hope to live […]

Stop spewing on people

With all of the sickness that has been in my household since Christmastime, I’ve been vomited on (and have vomited) […]

A lesson from each year of my twenties

A lesson from each year of my twenties I turn the big 3-0 this year, so expect a lot of […]

Seasons of shifting

Oh so much has been happening in my little life and I’m working to get my schedule sorted out so […]

The more you read…

The more you read… When I was an elementary school child (1991-1997) there was a poster that was in several […]

Perspective

Perspective Perspective is an interesting thing: One man’s trash is another’s treasure. One person sees a glass that’s half empty. […]