Sobering Stats

Statistics for teen females in the U.S.: Adolescent girls are twice as likely as boys to develop depression (Mayo Clinic Foundation, 2006) 1 in 3 high school girls thinks about suicide at least once in a 2 week period (Best Friends Foundation,...

BE

On New Years Day, which also happens to be my “Birthday Eve” I love to set goals. My old way of setting goals was writing down everything I wanted to accomplish and all the steps to making it happen. I thought this was an effective...

Topics That Sing to Me

Here are some topics I’ll be writing about, within the order of the Sacred Stations, that sing to me… and beg to be explored: Walking the highest path – the path of sanctification. Understanding the implications of Divine Femininity...

Missing Shawna

On April 29th, 2005 five years ago today the South Salt Lake Police Department called to inform our family that my sister Shawna’s body had been found in a hotel room – due to an intentional drug overdose. As a family, we sobbed...

The Bottom Line

I just listened to a woman who’d had a near-death experience share the main thing it taught her: “We are here to hold the light of God in our being. That’s all…just hold it. We don’t have to do anything. Just hold...

Welcome to Earth

Today I learned of the birth of my little “niece”, Brianna Kathleen. I have the niece in quotes because technically she’s not my niece. At least not by traditional familial standards. In my heart, though, she most definitely...

The Two Who Are Missing

I’m about to share something really personal, even Sacred to me. I wouldn’t normally post such things, but I’m feeling the, “It’s okay, others might need to hear this” prompt from the Spirit. I am 41 years...

By Her Own Hand

Oh, how my heart aches today for my friend whose 17-year-old daughter just took her own life. Jessica was (is) a beautiful girl with so much love inside, so much kindness and empathy. An empathy born of her own struggles with despair and hopelessness....