Happy New Year: I appreciate you!

Today is New Year’s Eve and I wanted to take the time to wish all of my  family, friends, visitors, followers a Happy New Year. Please be safe and keep God in everything you do! “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you,…

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Waiting for the Angels to come

    She is waiting for the Angels to come There is a lady that I know that believes in Angels At night she wanders to the river and waits for them When she waits and they do not appear She ask God to send them there, by the river She turns the pages of…

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Is that God speaking to me or is that my Anxious Heart speaking?

Being someone who has an inclination to worry and stress over things that are completely out of my control, I am putting forth “effort” to adjust those bad spirits in 2014. And I would like to think that the process has already started when I posted my first “BLOG” here on October 1, 2013. This blog…

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Power

Power By: Sonya McKinzie Nothing outside of the power of God can slow me down, My endeavors My aspirations My goals My wants My needs My destiny Is within my Power And it rains down on me No one human Man Or woman Can slow me down Can deter me Press me under the sea…

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Reflecting on 2013 and preparing for 2014 and beyond….

As my daughter and I made our 5 1/2 hour drive to my mother’s house in South Georgia, I felt the blossoming of excitement in my heart. Periodically I would look over my shoulder at her as she slept or played and I thought about the turn of events that transpired this year. The many trials…

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Relational Indecisiveness: Simply Indecisive

It is funny how we point the finger at others not realizing that there is a finger-pointing right back at us. I had a revelation today and what was that revelation?Iam utterly and thoroughly INDECISIVE!! I am at a crossroad in my life where I want to be in a healthy, spiritual and loving relationship; however it seems that…

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Leaps of faith comes in one size fits all

Once every 2 weeks, I post words of encouragement to my employer’s Sharepoint for staff members to view and use in their day to day life at work. Today while researching a ‘word’ that would apply to work and New Year, I found the following and decided to elaborate on it in my Blog today:   “We can’t be…

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Single Parenting & Holidays

This time of year seems to be one that I am not as fond of anymore. I feel challenged, I suppose it is because it reminds me of how hard it is being a single parent and the many responsibilities I have on my plate not just this time of the year, but every day….

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Losing Power: Women deserve respect from men

Over the course of my life, I have learned that being a woman was once a “VERY” powerful thing. While we are still powerful, the flame has burned out a bit. We have and forever will have the ability to do so many things that men cannot. Revelation 12: 1-17 says “And a great sign…

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Why are YOU Single?

This Blog about being single falls in line with many blogs I have posted. I love it!

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The extension of her wings

I’m not sure where she draws her strength from but she’s so strong, Her days are numbered and she lives each and every one of them loyally, Her prayers are selfless, She only asks God to do his will for her life, But she asks him to provide strength to her family when she passes…

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Dropping the fear and picking up the faith…

If you have been following my blogs, one thing that I have been pretty consistent about is my thoughts on my personal needs for “Change” and “Growth”; however there is a “Stickler” in my life and I call it “Fear of the Unknown”. I realize that it might take me more than a day, week, month and even…

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We Motions: To love beyond the brokenness

In a perfect relationship, there would be no disagreements, clear and concise communication, equal love between partners, selflessness, romance, patience and zero hurts…. but because we are not perfect creations, love does not work that way. In most situations, we go through trials and errors in order to find the right paths…. As simple as…

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Love and a broken Man

Earlier today I wrote a blog titled “Broken: Woman” and I felt that it was only fair that I follow-up with the partner to that blog. Here I am sharing “MY personal “Opinions” far from facts about men and their “Brokenness in Love”.  Obviously, because I am not a man, I cannot share a man’s true “He-motions” as T.D…

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To my 2,000 Blog visitors I say THANK YOU!

First and foremost, I want to begin by saying “Thank You, Thank You, and Thank You” for visiting and following my Blog. When I started my blog on October 1, 2013 (as a result of a conversation with a co-worker), I did so with the intentions of using it as a stress-relieving tool. To creatively share my personal emotions,…

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Love and a broken Woman

Love can be beautiful, fresh, new, invigorating, fun, breath-taking… It also can be disobedient, ugly, saddening, old and … and… and… do I have to continue? Speaking on behalf of a woman who has had her fair share of scars to the heart, love has been unfair … to me… and so you are probably…

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Are you happy?

This evening I am going to start out with the question “Are you completely happy with personal and\or professional lives”? Speaking from a personal standpoint, I am happy for the most part but, of course I could be happier in a few areas of my life. For instance, I could be in better positions both…

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An open letter to my circle of friends…

Your friendships are more valuable than a ruler can measure, and more golden than any treasure. And though I do not tell you often, I love and adore you. Many days might pass us by and we do not speak, but that doesn’t mean thoughts of you are too far from me. In my small…

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Forgiving myself… my mistakes do not define me

Its no surprise that I have experienced hardships, heartbreaks, disappointments, trials and tribulations… many of which were experienced as a result of broken trust, miscommunications, misunderstandings or disrespect, after all I am human and that is what life is about. However in the middle of it all, I played a part in the errors. As…

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Evolve, Evolving, Evolved…

Evolve… Evolving… Evolved… What is involved with “Professional and\or Personal” evolution? ….evolution professionally …..evolution personally …..evolution in life …..evolution in love …..The pattern here is that every single thing that revolves around you evolves from something. In order to evolve, I must start by stepping forward…. towards change…. For the past 20 years, I have…

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Angry, no— just annoyed…

Because I am not smiling when you see me, you ask “Are you another Angry Black Woman”? How ironic that you should make that assumption because I don’t return the stare or flirtatious words of exchange. Perhaps, I am having an excellent day but just not amused by the lame game you are spitting. Why…

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Are you a risk-taker or do you play it safe?

Over the past few years my head and my heart have had a constant struggle about how I can get the things that I am most passionate about. This struggle has been so intense that I have found it near impossible to decide whether I should follow my head or my heart. I consider myself to be…

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The art of being …

In the heart of my universe is “ME”. The “ME” that I was decades ago, The “ME that I was last year, The “ME that I am today and, The “ME” that I will be next year and years to come;  There are so many pieces to my puzzle and I often wonder how many…

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Dear God, I am overwhelmed

  Dear God, I am overwhelmed — First let me begin by saying I am very blessed and highly favored! I am 38-years old and told by many that I do not look it, and while that is a wonderful compliment, I sure feel like it some days, if not older (laughs). With an exception…

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Acts Of Faith: Relationships

Today I read a page from a book my mother gave me about 10 years ago called “Acts of Faith” and its funny because I opened the book and after fingering through a few chapters I landed on August 27th. It talked about knowing the ending of a relationship by looking at the beginning. I…

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I succumb to you

Originally posted on Walk In Your Purpose :
By: Sonya McKinzie Eyes that speak words that have never been verbalized A smile that melts a thousand icebergs A face that is gentle, welcoming and enchanted A spirit that … Cannot be defined. Like a lioness to her cubs I bow down and succumb to you Your…

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Beautiful Black Butterfly

   By: Sonya McKinzie  Your love gave her wings Like a beautiful flower She opened up As a butterfly she took to flight She bought beauty and charisma to your world Her unconventional way of loving you She was so colorful That Beautiful Black Butterfly She gave you her heart And in exchange you broke her wings…

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Love? Really?

Some months ago I was talking to my mother about how tired I was of being a single woman and asked her why it’s so hard for relationships to last now days.  Since she is single we sat thinking over the question and neither of us could determine what the answer to the question was….

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Yesterdays make way for tomorrows

Sometimes we get so wrapped up in our yesterdays that we cannot see through to our tomorrows. Disappointment, brokeness, anger, frustration and/or dismay that you are hanging on to could be blocking the sunshine. The same sunshine that is trying to peek through our emotional curtain -open up, let it in. As a woman that’s…

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I succumb to you

By: Sonya McKinzie Eyes that speak words that have never been verbalized A smile that melts a thousand icebergs A face that is gentle, welcoming and enchanted A spirit that … Cannot be defined. Like a lioness to her cubs I bow down and succumb to you Your essence is humbling You bring me to…

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Pieces of you…

By: Sonya McKinzie Waking up to an empty bed Yet, your body is there But your heart isn’t You smile But I see the pain in your eyes Show me where it hurts Let me try to make it better Take me Release your frustrations By laying me down Since day one I knew you…

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