04 Dec '14, 5pm
Love this from @CrystalStine - "...He doesn’t tell me to choose joy. He gives me freedom to chase it."
I’ve been feeling weary for awhile now. Not just tired, but soul weary. The kind that takes away your inspiration and motivation, the kind that comes from too many hours spent watching what everyone else is doing when I should be off doing my own thing. I watch ebooks release, book deals made, DIY projects completed, and collaborations created in 140 characters or less and I want to be doing all of it. My hearts wants to be wanted and the need is draining. I’ve forgotten that God had given me a nudge earlier this year to chase what brings me joy. I’ve said it to women as I’ve explained why I do certain things online. I don’t have a Facebook page for my blog because it doesn’t bring me joy. I block spam followers on Twitter because it doesn’t bring me joy (and I think it adds a false sense of size when fake accounts are included in my numbers and I’m all about authentic). I...