iamjoyouslight

My Journey Home

Category Archives: Self-help

The Two Sides of Me

I haven’t posted much these days, mostly because I’m struggling to find the light.  I’ve convinced myself that people come to follow iamjoyouslight because they’re searching for positivity and sometimes … Continue reading

April 14, 2021 · Leave a comment

Possibilities

Maybe it’s because I’m in a new apartment – not just new to me, but new to anybody. Maybe it’s because it’s quiet, truly quiet, for the first time in … Continue reading

February 21, 2021 · Leave a comment

Together We Are the Miracles

When I struggle to find the light, I look to others, for we are not alone – TOGETHER we are the miracles we need each and every day. Sometimes I … Continue reading

January 1, 2021 · Leave a comment

The Wonder of it All

Holidays can be so hard. Self-imposed pressures, along with those coming from others, can cause distress in our lives. The traditions of the season can seem more like a chore … Continue reading

December 26, 2020 · Leave a comment

Spreading Light in These Dark Times

Tears and sadness grip my heart on a daily basis for people I don’t even know.  Some would say “stop reading those stories” but I cannot look away.  More than … Continue reading

December 6, 2020 · Leave a comment

My Journey Back

I’m beginning to realize that most of the decisions I have made in this lifetime have been made out of fear.  As a trauma survivor, I’m told, that’s not unusual.  … Continue reading

November 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

Light is a Choice

If you’re having difficulty finding the light today, click the word “EVERYDAY” at the end of my prose and let “The Boss” guide the way.

November 22, 2020 · 1 Comment

The Light Seeps In

The light seeps in Unnoticed So fixated am i on darkness It starts in a corner Moving across the room Inviting Reassuring Affirming The cat follows I watch Wondering Questioning … Continue reading

November 21, 2020 · Leave a comment

From Darkness to Light – Again

It has been more than 5 years since I wrote in this blog.  A lot has happened in that time, not much of it “good.”  I’ve sunk back into old … Continue reading

November 21, 2020 · Leave a comment

Namaste

Namaste. We’ve heard it, said it and hopefully BELIEVE it, or soon will. When we look into the eyes of another, do we “see” with the eyes of our human … Continue reading

July 15, 2015 · Leave a comment