Does obesity cause mental illness or is it the other way around? For Sarah, it’s a chicken-or-egg question. Severe depression and weight issues have plagued her since childhood. Despite her struggles with two of the most stigmatized medical conditions in our society, though, she refuses to give up.[Read more…] about She Refuses to Give Up
Author Kelly Ferguson is a soft-talker, an introvert, faithful, quietly strong, and ostensibly, the least likely to ask, “Why does God hate me?”[Read more…] about Why Does God Hate Me?
Have you ever felt like a large chunk of you has gone missing? Do you think you’re happy, but wonder why you feel no joy? A friend of mine felt the same way, and unfortunately, it took nearly two decades before she discovered how to deal with heart wounds and find the missing me.[Read more…] about How to Deal with Heart Wounds and Find the Missing Me
Who would’ve thought it? Three years ago, almost to the day, The Accidental Blogger made its debut…not because blogging ranked high on my bucket list, but because I needed a platform and figured stories about ordinary people who overcome adversity would do the trick.[Read more…] about Who Would’ve Thought It?
Where child trafficking is concerned, no shortage of information exists. You could spend your life perusing websites geared to what many experts say is a growing problem worldwide. But sometimes it takes a movie to shine a light on darkness.[Read more…] about Sometimes it Takes a Movie to Shine a Light on Darkness
Many people think of legacies in material terms. Money, property…stuff. But to quote business strategist Peter Strople, “Legacy is not leaving something for people. It’s leaving something in people.” What kind of legacy will you leave?[Read more…] about What Kind of Legacy Will You Leave?