Tag: hardship

Being Honest in the Struggle (And Why it Matters)

Recently, I got some well-meaning (but bad) advice from a friend: Never write a blog when you are depressed, frustrated, or disappointed. Always put your best foot forward.   My…
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Three Things to Do When Life Hits the Fan

So, you’re having a tough day. Maybe a difficult month, year, or decade. And perhaps you’re depressed and wondering, “How did I end up here? What the Sam Hill is…
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Life is Hard, But . . .

If you’re breathing, you’re struggling. Maybe not with something world shattering like cancer or divorce, but life on this side of eternity is troublesome at times.   If you find…
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Transitions Are Tough (But Good)

It’s o-dark-thirty (about 3:30 AM), and I’m wide awake. It's not just stress that’s dragged my butt out of bed; it's change.   Pretty much my whole life is in a…
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