From Bitter Sweet: A Woman's Journey

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Life is an amazing journey.  We encounter many different roads with twists and turns to ultimately reach our destination.  Some of the roads we choose lead to barren places that foster negative elements, while others lead to Gardens of Eden.  We should never fear loving and living life to the fullest, because this is essential to life.

Life in many ways is like the seasons: spring, summer, fall, and winter-but not always in that order.  Traveling down the different roads of time will take us through many seasons of change.  My life has been like many young women’s black or white.  We all experience the joy and pain of life along our journey.  The differences between one journey and another is how you handle the obstacles along the way.

With God by my side, I have endured and made the journey.  The lessons I have learned were not easy ones, but the storms made me stronger.  I weathered many storms in order to learn these lessons.  My faith in God has carried me through them all.  Through my experiences, I have learned to say, “ Whatever my lot may be, God has taught me to say, It is well, it is well with my soul “