(photo taken a couple of years back) I heard this quote many times. And this quote is a great analogy about life. “There is a reason why the front windshield is way bigger than the rear view mirror”. The past is done and we shouldn’t allow it to dictate the present. Sure we can look back and reflect. It helps me with my journey when … Continue reading Reflections Series #7: ” Focus Forward. There is a reason why the front windshield is way bigger than the rear view mirror”.
This week I finally had the time to mail out photos to my cousin who is doing time in Folsom Women Prison (CDCR). She has been behind bars for over 3 years. One more year and she will be out!! During these past 3 years I never had the time to write her because I was either locked up or in my gambling addiction. … Continue reading Reflection Series #6 : “Mail Call”.
Being in jail is one thing, but making the most of your jail time behind bars is another thing. You hear a lot of complaining, regretting and reminiscing by many inmates. Sure I had moments when I would feel down, but I would bounce back and check my emotions. First things first, I put myself in this mess and I am taking full responsibility … Continue reading Reflection series # 5: “I didn’t allow my confinement in jail confine me from dreaming and goal setting”.
You keep me grounded on doing the right things.Thank you Jericho for bringing the best out of me again. (I will let the photos do the talking, he is my all and all. I will never abandon you again) Continue reading Reflections series #4: ” It is not about me anymore”.
Isaiah 66:13, “As a mother comforts her son, so will I comfort you.” If I can compare a physical form of who God is I can say my mom can compare to YAHWEH’s love. I want to give a shout out to my mom. She dealt with my poor actions when I was in my gambling addiction. She raised me pretty well. I remember her … Continue reading REFLECTIONS SERIES #3: “YOU LOVED ME WHEN I WAS NOT LOVABLE”. ISAIAH 66:13.
This certificate isn’t a college graduate diploma. Nor is it a certificate for a trade. This certificate might not mean much to many people but to me it does. This certificate is a testimony of how faith works. I remember in the beginning of this year when I was going through the motions with my case and going to court. I knew I couldn’t … Continue reading REFLECTION SERIES #2: L.I.F.E “living in faith everyday”.
This is my first post of my REFLECTION SERIES project. I will post one up every week, mostly on MONDAYS. This series will be based on my testimony and my story. The addiction to incarceration and now towards redemption. I hope you take some light from this and also obtain some grace towards people who are in an addiction or has been through the lifestyle … Continue reading REFLECTION SERIES #1 :” Life is like a camera, you develop what you FOCUS on”.