A Fragile Heart*

Posted in Encouragement, General, Self-Awareness tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , at 2:22 pm by The Water Bearer

I haven’t been in the blogosphere much this week, because I am being dealt with, being brought a new level of perspective and change. I recognise that this type of growth usually springs forth from a fragile heart. My heart has been extremely fragile this week…..

In this condition I write and write, pouring my soul out in front of me. I have written 6 or 7 posts this week alone. Yet my state of mind and vulnerable heart are preventing me from seeing my words clearly and I am unable to trust myself or my writing. I am too close to it at the moment, so it’s impossible to edit or publish anything. I guess as usual I have too much to say.

I am going to try to use this time to withdraw, to calm my mind and spirit with relaxation, drink plenty of herbal tea and meditate on God’s word. Perhaps this break will even help me work on the novel which I have been trying to write for over a decade. I will come back to the wonderful blogosphere soon, I will read your fabulous posts and comment when I can get my head around it. I will publish only in God’s timing and His certainty. Until then I ask for your prayers, prayers for me to gain some clarity and some calm inspiration. I am fighting off my inner enemies as best I can, I need time to concentrate on my faith, put on God’s armor and call on my inner angels. I have faith that something amazing is going to emerge from the midst of these trials…..Until then…..

“Jehovah preserveth the simple: I was brought low, and he saved me. Return unto thy rest, O my soul; For Jehovah hath dealt bountifully with thee. For thou hast delivered my soul from death, Mine eyes from tears, And my feet from falling. I will walk before Jehovah In the land of the living.”

Psalms 116:6-9 (ASV)


  1. Very wise. I have posted a lot of thoughts that I wish I had never posted. It’s wise to process your feelings. You are in my prayers and take your time.


  2. Get well soon, Kay…

    ~ E


  3. My prayers are with you:)


    • Thank you ReaderChick! I appreciate your prayers greatly. 🙂


      • sorry for delay in responding:)) you are very welcome for the prayers


      • Hi ReaderChick…Where on earth have you been?? 🙂


      • Readerchick here:) Where have I been? I’ve been without a computer since mine went on the fritz last summer (money tight so no extra to get it fixed). I’ve been using the public access computers at the library to keep up with email. There’s a time limit when using these so I didn’t have enough time to keep up with the blog. For the time being I have access to a computer here at home so will be able to do some blogging again. I’ll have one posted within a few days!


      • Oh shame about your computer but awesome that you can write again. Blessings to you!


  4. nature789 said,

    Praying for your inner peace. Your words have expressed some of the feelings I’m having but did not know how to explain. What a blessing your blog has been to me at this very moment. Thank you and I look forward to your continued writings. His love always, Tj


    • Hi Tj Thank you so much for your lovely kind words of understanding and encouragement. Nice to have you drop by. Looking forward to connecting more. Blessings to you!


  5. […] Since all this has really taken it out of me I have taken some much needed R&R, which you may have read about in my recent post A Fragile Heart. […]


  6. George Hayward said,

    Great post! A little retreating and inner peace brings out our best so we can continue to shine 🙂


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