I May Not Be Religious, But I Do Believe In Hope

I love this blogger’s honest, raw thoughts and emotions. I love that she has hope despite her pain. I admire her and I hope she continues to do well.

Shatter The Silence

I’m not religious at all. I had gone to a Catholic school for elementary school and half of my middle school life till I finally transferred to a public school. At the Catholic schools I learned a lot about the religion, memorized almost every part of the bible, sang psalms of praise in church, read in church, prayed every day, got confirmed, and promptly came to the realization that all of it was complete bullshit.

At first I prayed. I prayed every day to Mary, Joseph, God, Jesus, the Holy Spirit, hell even St. Francis, but no one answered. And at every mass I clung to every word the pastor would say at the sermon and heard some things that blew my mind with how ridiculous it was and other’s that didn’t help me in the least. Every mass was the same: “Be a follower of Jesus and you will…

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About jambiethoughts

My name is Jamie W. Bryant,. Sometimes I drop the W. I am a currently a 55 year old woman with a serious sense of whimsy. I was having a hard time describing myself but when a friend said everyone wanted to be a princess, men and women, I said to call me a Queen, Warrior Queen. I think Whimsical Happy sometimes Silly Warrior Queen Who Takes No Shit But Is Really Kind and loves to have fun but is really responsible might do it. It is long, however I have never been good at editing myself, in SO MANY WAYS, so there is that. If you still have no idea who I am, well, read my blog and try to figure it out. I can be serious. I can be silly. I love to make myself and others laugh. I speak real shit. I believe everyone should be treated with respect, and I will if you will. I calls them as I sees them. I sometimes swear. Gasp! I do not swear when I am in the presence of children, but this blog is for grown ups. You have been warned.
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