Author Archives: Michelle Adams

It’s Not for You

Photo by Perry Grone on Unsplash Hey Family! I pray all is well with you this week. Recently I joined a book club that is more than a book club. Let me explain. I expected to join a book club … Continue reading

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Give Yourself a Break!

Photo by Nijwam Swargiary on Unsplash Hey family! I just want to show up and be consistent today. This journey requires my full commitment.   What happened in the journey that was a life lesson? I learned that I am … Continue reading

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You Were Born Free!

Hey Family! Happy Juneteenth! Got a bonus for you this week. Enjoy and share.   Juneteenth feels more like a time of reflection than a celebration for me. I cannot imagine what it was like to have realized that you … Continue reading

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Unshackled, Unburdened, Uncensored

Hey and welcome back. This new journey! Whew!   If you live anywhere on planet earth, hopefully, you are are aware of what’s going on in the world. While this seems to be normal to some, for some reason, these … Continue reading

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Tough Conversations

Hey family!   My pastor preached a sermon recently about the day of Pentecost in which the people began to speak in many different languages that they had never spoken before. He lifted from the text that it was one … Continue reading

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Why Should You Participate in Building Your Community (My500)

Day 11 of the 500 Word Challenge. Persuade Me Dear neighbor, It has come to my attention that you prefer the comforts of your own home over our community rather than getting involved. I get it. You don’t really like … Continue reading

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Remembering Why I Write (My500)

Day 10 of the 500 Word Challenge. Write about writing. I cannot believe that I have been at this for 10 days already. Writing in a journal for 10 days straight is one thing but completing a writing challenge with … Continue reading

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How to Overcome Fear with Confidence (My500)

Day 9 of the 500 Word Challenge. Teach something. Today was my first day returning to learn how to swim. With determination and little nervousness, I walked into the women’s locker room to change into my swim clothes. I walked … Continue reading

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8 Funny Memories from Growing Up in Church (My500)

Day 8 of the 500 Word Challenge. Make a list. Growing up in church I can tell you that there are somethings from my days as a child that you may not see at many churches today. Big hats – … Continue reading

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Live, Learn and Love Yourself (My500)

Day 7 of the 500 Word Challenge. Today’s prompt is obviously a letter to my younger self. Here goes 🙂 Dear Michelle, You are going to have some awesome opportunities that scare the heck out of you. Don’t fear them. … Continue reading

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