Excerpt: a Breath of Hope.

By Monica C. Voskamp ... I have found in the darkest places in my life, I didn’t need a solution, a resolution, an answer. I needed kindness. I needed few words…and if they were spoken, words of hope. I needed a hug. I needed a listening ear. I needed NO judgement. I needed a safe [...]

Hello Self: Please know This

By Monica C. Voskamp Hello Self, Please Know this: You are not your younger you. Your younger self still speaks up.  There is a difference. Your younger you knew the pain of rejection, repeatedly.  You lived in a state of identifying yourself as inadequate, a reject. You weren't good enough. Your younger you labeled yourself [...]