Carrie Cotton

Just a Girl In The World Sharing The Ups and Downs of a Messy Life

I used to tell myself, that if a certain “thing” happened, I would never survive. I used to tell myself if a certain “thing” happened, I would NOT tolerate it. I would not forgive it. I would not be able to go on with my life. Yet, here I am. Living and breathing.  Going on …

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Oh I had it bad. As Joyce Meyer calls it – a case of “stinkin’ thinkin’ “. I was totally caught up in the negative. It didn’t take long either.  A quick comment from a friend that came across as negative and judgemental toward me, in an awkward situation where I was already feeling unsure …

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Do you believe in “types”? I used to live by my horoscope and astrological sign.  I knew all there was to know what it meant to be a Libra.  I embraced all that was good, and ignored the bad. (smile) Peacemaker. Indecisive. All about balance. Detached. Superficial.  Romantic. Someone recently introduced me to a new …

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