Category Archives: Overcoming

A Seed Did All The Work

This week I harvested a pumpkin grown by my own two hands. Well, I didn’t have to do much…ok... anything, to get this round orange baby to grow and flourish. Nothin’. Nada. The seed put in all the effort! Unbeknownst to me, last year’s pumpkin — the one I threw under the deck and allowed to turn to mush —sunk into the … Continue Reading ››

Your Next Door

Where is Your Next Open Door?

…a door of great opportunity stands wide open for me… I Corinthians 16:9
I’ve always been intrigued by doors...
Perhaps it’s the quiet invitation to enter, or conversely, the booming message to Stay Out, either way, doors … Continue Reading ››


Congratulations to The Freedom Coach! Dawn Scott Damon
Mainstream & Independent Titles Score Top Honors in the 9th Annual International Book Awards The American Book Fest announced the winners and finalists of THE 2018 INTERNATIONAL BOOK AWARDS (IBA). Over 400 winners and finalists were announced in over 90 categories. Awards were presented for titles published … Continue Reading ››

4 Steps to Start Healing from Sexual Abuse

I wish I had a different story. I wish it wasn’t one of fiery trials and shameful ashes. But I don’t. My story is what it is. But, what I do have is the power to decide how my story will end.  And you do too. We can choose our future by:

Is It Time For More?

Some survivors are perfectionists, if they can’t do something perfect, they won’t do it at all. Some survivors are performance driven, working hard to convince everyone — including themselves — that they’re valuable. And some survivors play it safe, seeking to be invisible, often living smaller than they should. I want to focus on that dynamic for a moment. Perhaps small living … Continue Reading ››