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Member Since May 18, 2011
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I Am Affected By the Weather

Tornadoes... I am on edge. The news reporters are saying that Joplin was pulverized today because homes/business were not built with stable basements, though that area is a known tornado one. They... [more]
  • I Want to Know Your Thoughts On God

    Grad School Troubles And Revelations Posted by MayasShoulders on May 21st, 2011 at 2:23 PM I work extra hard in Grad school because I am the only Black woman in my class and my classmates do not talk to me. As a… [more]
  • Venting Confessions

    Genuinely Happy
    I hate the fact that I have to hide how happy I truly am.  It has been a long process, but I've finally gotten my marriage, career, family relationships, marriage, self esteem, courage, and relationship with the Lord in a healthy synch.  Unbelieveable.  I can now focus on tackling financial freedom for myself and my future generations.  BUT so many people  around me have not found this great freedom in Christ that I have found. Though we're going to the same events seeking it, I have apprehended the abundant life. People tell me they're happy for me, but it's always with a scowl, and I totally get it. I used to find it hard to walk out those promises set for me.  And now, though I put none o… [more]
  • Other Confessions

    Oprah's Celebration
    She's deserving of the recognition... I pull strength and encouragement from her teachings on her platform! I am sad I didn't get a chance to appear on her show before the final episode :(… [more]
  • School Confessions

    Daily Grad Troubles- Exposing Some Teachers' Secrets
    I work extra hard in Grad school because I am the only Black woman in my class and my classmates do not talk to me. As a result, I have to stay on my toes because I can't reach out to a collegue to help sort any of my problems out.There is no sharing of ideas, strengths, and strategies. Thank God my professors believe in what I write; I feel bad for my classmates though. I find it repulsive that they say very faulty statements about teaching minority students or families with low income status regardless of race. Parents really have no idea what some "educated" or "qualified" teachers believe about their children. So when your child's esteem becomes low, check the motives of someone who's n… [more]
  • Family Confessions

    Realization
    After all these years I realize that my parents were squares and cheap ones at that... They denied us a childhood because they were selfish.... Though I'm older now, I need to get passed this!… [more]