Today's post is written by Brave Writer, Melanie Neilson. Photo Credit: Melanie Neilson The look on her face when she walked through the door, I knew it was for me. Her smile captured my heart and made my heart flutter. I wanted to stop and give her a hug, but I knew the tears would … Continue reading He Heard Me
Today's post is written by Brave Writer, Melanie Neilson. I woke knowing that sleep had avoided me. I set my feet on the floor realizing I had no desire to start this day. I made my way to the shower as fear tried to stop me. The warm water soothed my tired body, as … Continue reading What Kind of Poison is Betrayal Anyway?
Today's post is written by Brave Writer, Melanie Neilson. Deep Eyes I let myself breath deeply the fresh air as I closed my eyes and thanked God for allowing me to return. I could hear the sounds of children laughing, chickens clucking, mommas yelling and a fire popping. Kicking off my shoes I stepped into … Continue reading Deep Eyes
Today's post comes from Brave Writer, Melanie Neilson. I gazed at the smorgasbord of choices. Curiosity, confidence, wonder, obligation, certainty, conviction, and repulsion rose to the surface, each one rising higher than the other as my gaze floated from one choice to the next. Choices. For many years I thought having many choices was the … Continue reading Choices
Today's post is written by Brave Writer, Melanie Neilson. My feet hit the cold, hard floor. My mind tries to focus. A quick breath escapes my lungs. I am alone. Half awake. A strange voice echoes down the hall. “Time for meds.” What meds? Where am I? I am alone. An antiseptic aroma invades my … Continue reading I Am Not Alone