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Letting Go of Resentment, Making Room for Love

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The holidays might be a good time to let go of resentment and open the door for something new. Speaking of new, my other blog has a new look. What do you think?

Loving Me, Too

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“Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.” Carrie Fisher

It was easier to be angry

For the pretend power.

I would harden my heart

And never be hurt again.

Funny thing is,

I did get hurt again.

Anger covered up the pain

I kept trying to push away.

Anger grew and solidified

Into a boulder of resentment

So slippery, nothing could stick to it.

So big, no one could get passed it.

Not even me.

Until, I started to find me again,

And I started to like me again.

And then, I started to love me again.

And I prayed

For the willingness

To consider

That thing I couldn’t bring myself to say.

The F word.

Not just for those who hurt me,

But for me, too.

And willingness came

And blew away the dust and debris

Allowing the wind and the rain and…

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Author: JoAnna

An open minded, tree-hugging Christian, former counselor, and life-long lover of animals, I'm returning to my creative roots and have published my first book: Trust the Timing, A Memoir of Finding Love Again, available at amazon.com.

2 thoughts on “Letting Go of Resentment, Making Room for Love

  1. As a recent follower, I’m not sure which is the new blog 🙂

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