I talked to God because I wanted some clarity. I asked him why. I wanted to know why it felt like I was at sea caught in a storm. Just when I thought the waters were calm, they started raging again. Why are my waters never calm? I also felt like he was threatening to t...

One day I woke up checked my account and saw this. I thought I had at least $100.00, my last $100.00. That money was supposed to last me a month. I forgot that I had an automatic subscription for this very site, and today was the day the payment was due. So distraught,...

Last year, I did not receive a single Christmas gift. I didn’t get a gift from any family, friends, not even from a secret Santa or gift exchange. I also didn’t have a dime to my name to buy myself a gift. I remember feeling so empty and unloved. Telling myself, I didn...