Addiction: A short story by Shubricca L Bell (Final Part 4)

So, remember how I was telling you that Jamison wasn’t trying to hear that I was breaking things off with him? Apparently after I took my house keys from him, he had others made, and when I got off work, he was once again, in my house. “Jamison, what are you doing here? Please stop…

Self care vs Selfish.

The thing about only thinking of yourself, is that it blinds you to the fact of how your actions will affect the people around you. There’s nothing wrong with thinking of yourself, however, there’s something terribly wrong when you think of only yourself. Selfishness has a way of making us believe that only our feelings…

Your mistakes aren’t in vain. God doesn’t waste anything!

Have you ever done something based off how you were feeling at the time? It probably felt good at the time, but looking back, you’re like, what in the hell was I thinking? The truth is, you wasn’t, or at least not logically. All you could hear at the time was your feelings, and that’s…

“Better” doesn’t mean easy.

Be prepared for what you ask for because you just might get it and have no clue what to do with it. You want to be a person who’s responsible with the blessings God has given you. We don’t want to get what we’re praying for only to mismanage our blessings. Have you ever been…

The lesson is necessary: A short story.

Stephanie Jones was looking forward to retirement. She had worked thirty years at a marketing firm in which she’d spent the last decade as senior marketing executive, a long ways from her humble beginnings at the same firm as a receptionist. Stephanie had spent the last five years of her life as a widow, raising…

Red Flags 🚩 🚩 💣

Let’s face it, we’re all human, and we’re all imperfect. Naturally we’re going to want to give people the benefit of the doubt, and look for the good in people. We don’t want to make prejudgements and we certainly don’t want to make permanent decisions based off temporary feelings… but we do. Think about it….