#AshlynInProgress, Rants & Raves

Past Eight: Rediscovering Ashlyn / Part Two

"MAYBE THE JOURNEY ISN'T SO MUCH ABOUT BECOMING ANYTHING. MAYBE IT IS ABOUT UNBECOMING EVERYTHING THAT ISN'T REALLY YOU SO YOU CAN BE WHO YOU WERE MEANT TO BE IN THE FIRST PLACE." I have a really frustrating capability to love others more than I love my own self. This capability can be overwhelming and… Continue reading Past Eight: Rediscovering Ashlyn / Part Two

#AshlynInProgress, Rants & Raves

Past Eight: Rediscovering Ashlyn / Part One

I've had a lot of people reach out to me over the past eight months asking when my next blog update would be, if I would blog about the break up, my new life, or the challenges I faced over the past few months.  I decided to wait until I found the right words to… Continue reading Past Eight: Rediscovering Ashlyn / Part One

Rants & Raves

Are you alive or just breathing?

I stumbled across this quote the other day & it really stuck with me. Lately I have been going through life "just breathing" and not actually being "alive." I get so caught up in my day to day routine. School, work, homework, sleep, try to eat somewhere in between all of that, add in some… Continue reading Are you alive or just breathing?

Rants & Raves, Uncategorized

New beginnings

I am starting this week with a new mindset & beginning a journey to find myself again. I am so excited & I can only hope that this feeling of empowerment and inspiration will carry on through out the week as I push myself to be a better me than I was the day before.… Continue reading New beginnings

Rants & Raves, Uncategorized

“Don’t let stupid little things break your happiness”

I'm seeing lots of broken people on my blogs time line this morning. Granted, I do follow some severe tags such as suicide, depression, & self-harm. I follow these tags on purpose though and check them both in the morning and at night so that I can share some of my light with those who… Continue reading “Don’t let stupid little things break your happiness”

My Babies

Meet Scarlett

Yesterday I had bought two baby rats to feed to our two baby snakes just like any other week. I brought them home, put each snake in it's own separate cardboard box and dropped the rats in. It was no big deal, and by that I mean I hadn't started crying yet from heartbreak, until… Continue reading Meet Scarlett

Love Is My Religion

There are some questions that google CAN’T answer.

Very recently I found myself stumped when a close friend of mine came to me with questions about God. I have always claimed to know God, love God, and follow God and it is because of that that I refer to myself as a christian. One of the questions my friend asked me was if… Continue reading There are some questions that google CAN’T answer.