Betta Yans Tag Archive

THE PROGRESS OF ONE IS THE PROGRESS OF ALL

The progress of a nation is when individual citizens know how to handle the problems facing them out of the many problems existent in the nation’ _Tongjal N. Elisha. Since the...

Reflections and Resolutions

What’s Christmas like for you? It’s that awesome time of the year again, where we listen to the most amazing songs and eat till our jaws drop. Where we sing our hearts out and...

Love & Light

Last Sunday at church, our pastor shared that this would be his first Christmas without his mother. Throughout this week, the topic of loss has come up. The holiday season can be...

The Fight for Joy

Joy. Joy is what keeps us going. It’s our engine. Let me explain. We all have an internal desire to be happy and content. That desire is only human. It’s not a strange...

Overcoming Depression

Depression is selfish and self-centered. It makes your entire focus and thoughts to be centered on yourself – on your problems. It feels normal, but this can lead to a disaster...

Some Freeing Truths

So lately, I have had a change in pace and life as well and it’s been great; mostly. It is for this reason that I took a brief break from writing. Well, I always sort of knew...

Always the Friend but Never the Girlfriend

So today, I’m going to shake a table, a table that I also happen to be on. Let me start by asking some questions:   Do you have many guy friends?  Are you the female friend...

Measuring Pain

I’m going to go on a little rant this morning and hopefully convince you to be more mindful about the issue at hand. So let me share a scenario with you: I am talking to my...

Toxic Friendships – Part Two

Friends are supposed to be like family you get to choose. Yes, I chose to be friends with that girl and it became a source of inner conflict for me because I blamed myself for...

An Overcomer

Today, I have decided to use Tiger Woods in a very brief pep-talk on overcoming. So for those of you who don’t really know the story, here’s a brief recap: Tiger woods is a...