Good Role Models {longings of a girl’s heart}

We would all agree that children need good role models – parents, older siblings, teachers, even famous athletes – someone who gives them a positive image of the kind of adult they want to be. These examples are vitally important in the shaping of a young person into adulthood. Good role models are vital to…

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To Have Worth {longings of a girl’s heart}

A woman’s heart longs to know that she has worth – that she’s valued for who she is as a person. As ladies, we’re often mixed-up about where our worth comes from, aren’t we? The society and media around us tell us that we’re valued for our clear skin, our clothing choices, our careers and…

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To Be Loved {longings of a girl’s heart}

It seems like we should begin here, with love, because it is one of the greatest and most central needs, of not just women, but humanity as a whole. The need for love is a basic, raw need we all have. And I’m not just talking about romantic love, although that’s certainly part of it. Speaking…

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Introducing my #Write31Days Topic

Can you believe it’s about to be October? Fall just isn’t the same here in Southeast Alaska as it is down south where I grew up – the gloriously colored trees of Tennessee aren’t really a thing here, and bonfires and hoodies have been happening all summer. October here is mostly rain, rain, and more…

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