Mimi's Messages

Tell Your Mama!

Has your mama been a shining light in YOUR life? Has she guided you through life's tumultuous waves and almost-drowning experiences?   Did she stretch out her hand for you to hold when fear made you tremble? And open her arms widely to receive and envelop you when you were broken-hearted? Did your mother support you… Continue reading Tell Your Mama!

Living With Gusto

This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain in Love.

Can you imagine, and perhaps you really can, what it is like to experience that first, heart-exploding realization that someone actually loves you completely? Loves you without boundaries or restraint, regardless of your brokenness, emotional issues, and the truckloads of psychological stuff you carry with you? It is addictive to say the least.   Your… Continue reading This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain in Love.

Inspiration

It’s Not You, It’s Me~Guest post

I read a wonderful blog post today from Vanessa of At The Picket Fence. About insecurity. I believe it's at the heart of many damaging behaviors-- which most surely become weapons, cutting to the very heart and soul. My own insecurity led to attention-seeking behaviors.... people pleasing....and very "loud" body language (because I wasn't permitted to… Continue reading It’s Not You, It’s Me~Guest post

Inspiration, Living With Gusto

I Got Published…No Joke!

  Poetry I wrote while going through some very tough years has just been published! Eeeeek I'm so excited! You can find it in the e-magazine Abra-Zine at: http://labohememagique.weebly.com/abra-zine.html   I'm excited to share these poems! If anything can come from the hurt, struggle, desperation, brokenness and growth of those years, and if anyone can be… Continue reading I Got Published…No Joke!

Inspiration, Living With Gusto

This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain in Love.

Can you imagine, and perhaps you really can, what it is like to experience that first, heart-blowing realization that someone actually loves you completely? Loves you without boundaries or restraint, regardless of your brokenness, emotional issues, and the truckloads of psychological stuff you carry with you? It is addictive to say the least. Your mind… Continue reading This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain in Love.

Inspiration

Flight

Flight My heart fluttered hopelessly-- a wounded bird valiantly trying to take flight and arise from the dry, cracked soil where I’d been grounded. Unbidden, you came-- a strong, healing wind breathing life into my broken heart, energizing, strengthening, a force which lifted, giving my heart wings to soar; renewed by hope, empowered by promise,… Continue reading Flight