I heard something today that broke my heart
Shook me to my core
Turned my world upside down
Made me question everything I have ever known
Evoked feelings of anger, sadness, remorse, disgust, angst
I wanted to go into the bathroom stall and puke my guts up until I felt better
Until my insides were numb
Until I made this raw, scraping feeling in the pit of my stomach go away
I knew that kind of relief is temporary and soon fleeting
I also knew that
I didn’t want to feel the way that I felt
For those of us who have been through a season of escapism
and come out on the other side
We are fully aware that the only way to remain mentally, emotionally and spiritually sound is to sit in our feelings
No matter how difficult
No matter how long it takes
Acceptance is key
This is an honest in your face post about life…and the fact that it isn’t always so wonderful. Written by Joy over at Even A Girl Like Me, this is a great read. If you have ever suffered through a season of your life that was tough, or even had a really bad day or two…or three, this ones for you. Life is not always fair, and it for sure isn’t easy.
To finish reading this post (and I hope you do) head on over to, http://joycannis.wordpress.com/2012/04/16/everything-i-thought-i-knew-i-no-longer-know/. While you are there, why not check out the rest of Joy’s site, let her know you were there and that you liked her article.
About the author: Greg is a strong believer in Jesus Christ and is also a political analyst, author, and is the Editor-in-Chief for the National War Council. By day he is a self-employed non-emergency medical transport driver, as well as being an author and blogger. His articles are first published on Inspirational Christian Blogs, and I Am Not Ashamed of the Gospel of Christ! From there the articles are widely published on many well-known conservative websites. If you would like to republish his articles, please feel free to do so leaving all links intact and crediting the author and the website that the article appeared on.
Greg is the author of the newly released book: Spiritual Darkness is Destroying America and the Church
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