Wake Up

There’s something to be said for those who genuinely love you, want you to succeed, and bring you joy and laughter.

Truth is, most do it cause they don’t want another to see or feel the pain, and loneliness they feel.

Sad part, most are simply searching for a true friend, just one, that will allow them to be themselves without judgement and without the, I don’t have time for you until I need you, BS.

Why is it that once these people are gone, (natural or otherwise), how much they were loved, how much they’ll be missed, why didn’t I see it or what could I have done, comes gushing out?
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Growth and self-discovery is a powerful thing…

Throughout my life I’ve been educated, mislead, inspired, loved, hated, cared for, hurt, fussed at, cussed out, listened to, motivated, remembered, thought of, forgotten, taken advantage of, friended and used. It doesn’t matter which you are, because I’m grateful for all of you. I want you to know that you’ve all contributed, in some way, to my growth; and for that, I thank you!

There’s something special about being able to learn from the bad in life, while holding onto the good. It’s taught me to be a better person and do the right thing, when at times all I wanted to do was get even. Turning 40 shifted my thought process and how I look at things, making these core values within myself, more prominent. I’ve never been one to roll-over, but have always been one to take a lot and yes, there’s a difference.

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