Getting through Winter: the formula.

By Monica C. Voskamp It doesn't take too much work to make your life a lot better. My brother tells me this concept often. And I know it. And... I forget it. That's why I'm here reminding you, because we often forget the most important things. A little bit of effort continually leads to a [...]


Tiny Quotes for a Big Life: ..don’t write off love..

By Monica C. Voskamp   Always believe. Always hope. Always love. ❤ *Featured Photo Credits: Photo by Everton Vila on Unsplash

Tiny Quotes for a Big Life: ..the core of you..

By Monica C. Voskamp *Photo credits: Photo by Luke Stackpoole on Unsplash Always believe. Always hope. Always love. ❤

The Wait.

  (A Short Story) By Monica C. Voskamp Alone. Alone she ran down the path, away from the ceremony. She left behind the music , the crowd, the cake, the gifts..she left as a running bride, running from the man still standing there. The man she loved, Ryan, who had just said vows to her. [...]

The real issue isn’t the issue..

By Monica C. Voskamp Why do we (continually) do things we regret? Why do we submit ourselves to a cycle of abuse when we abhor it so much? In short, the moment of pleasure and immediate comfort is cherished more than the repercussions of pain and the work of resolution. There are many reasons we [...]

Tiny Quotes for a Big Life: ..dreams unborn..

By Monica C. Voskamp     *Photo Credits: Photo by Julie Johnson on Unsplash Always believe. Always hope. Always love. ❤

Poetry: Under the Moon.

By Monica C. Voskamp   His hands found my throat, Slowly they curved Around it's pillar Softly he held me, Right there.   I felt the strength in his hands Fingers clasped round My neck. I felt his strength, His power, His discipline, His care to not hurt, But handle me Strong.   He let [...]