Posts by Stacey-Lance

Stacey Lance is a lover of nature, animals and kettle cooked potato chips. She is an aspiring writer who would love to make a difference in the world and help people in whatever ways she can. She dreams of one day living by the ocean and owning an English bulldog.

You Are Good Enough and You Have Nothing to Prove

“You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anyone.” ~Maya Angelou

I sat on a big, cold stone on the beach next to Lake Ontario and watched as the waves lapped upon the shore.

To my right, there were swans and ducks floating on the water. The swans were graceful and beautiful as they glided along the shoreline, and the ducks were being their usual kooky selves.

It always made me laugh to watch them dive underwater, kick their webbed feet in the air, and wag their feathered bums back and forth. They were so natural, so unaware …