This is a literary agent interview that you do not want to miss. It’s time for another episode featuring an incredible literary agent. Listen in to get to know Carly…
This is the first literary agent interview on TRQP. Exciting, right? A couple of months ago, I made the jump and started to reach out to agents about talking with…
I am a child of divorce so I have a lot of step in my family. But personally, I don’t like using the word step.
I think most of us would say that we prefer to have control over what happens in our lives and our kids’ lives. I think the thing that is hardest for me is the lack of control that step-parents and parents in any divorced household have.
My husband and I are on a vacation in Utah and we thought it would be fun to go hiking with one of my childhood friends and her husband. We picked a hike that we’d done before and had thoroughly enjoyed. So why am I writing about this? It all went fine, right?
Making these covenants is a big deal, a huge step on the path to living the life that Heavenly Father wants us to. But, on the flip side, once you do – you can’t deny that you weren’t made aware of what was expected of you. One of these things is to repent of your sins – and this isn’t just a one-time thing, you repent throughout your life
So now, I try to not voice those comments when she’s around but really I shouldn’t be talking so negatively about myself at all. It’s a struggle, which I’m sure you’re all familiar with. But how do I change the way I see my body? Honestly, I don’t know. This is not a blog post with all the answers.
The nerves are what I remember, how anxiety rioted through my stomach as I drove the twenty-minute drive to church. I was living in a different part of town than where I grew up, so I had to go to a completely different building. Lucky for me, most LDS churches are set up relatively the same.
I went to a Young Single Adults (YSA) ward in Portland and was promptly greeted by some bright-eyed missionaries when I walked into the chapel.
It wasn’t until a year or so later that I allowed myself to be completely honest about what I wanted. I ended the very unhealthy relationship I was in and found myself on my own for the first time – really ever. It was then that I realized what was missing from my life.
It was God.
I’m all about self-care. I’ve been about self-care for a long time now. Self-care means a lot of different things to me but the effect of it is always the same. I’m a little less grumpy, a little less tense and a lot nicer to be around.