Tiny Quotes for a Big Life: ..brighter days..

By Monica C. Voskamp **Photo Credit: Photo by Wai Siew on Unsplash   Always believe. Always hope. Always know love will be. ❤


When Scars become Beautiful.

**Trigger Warning** By Monica C. Voskamp 6 years ago, I held a sharp blade in my fingers. It was a tiny orange paper cutter blade. The slice was narrow, red. The first cut into my skin was jagged; I had pulled the blade with hesitation. I can still see the skin breaking. Scared to go [...]

When Strength meets Broken

By Monica C. Voskamp Suicide. The epitome of broken, when depression is the winner. “Your illness does not define you. Your strength and courage does.” This quote...you can replace the word illness with: Struggle. Trial. Temptation. Financial crisis. Disappointment. Heartache. Loss. Unspoken pain. Unseen battles. They don't define you.  Whatever ‘demon’ is overwhelming you today, [...]