It is really too early for soapbox moments but this just has to be said… I want to start by providing a brief summary of recent tragic events in my hometown of Miami, FL. There has been a surmounting increase in murder recently. The most recent tragedy occurred last week when two armed gunman (one […]Read more "Its Bad Enough You’re Black…"
I have never been the “ugly” girl… I have never been the “fat” girl… I have never been the “weakest link”… I am thankful. I was having a discussion the other day about certain behaviors and mindsets people have and carry throughout their entire lives because of the labels attached to them from childhood or […]Read more "I Was Never The Ugly Kid…"
I had the most carefree day yesterday that I have had in a loooooong time… went to the beach with a couple of friends and more than a couple of children. Sold sea shells by the seashore… saw a jelly fish, watched a little football in the sand, had a little booze… and listened to […]Read more "I Am Thankful For Laughter…"
I am truly thankful for my job… I have bitched and complained about it at one point or another… but I reeeeeeeeally like my job. I know there are not many people who can say this AND MEAN IT. I work with a group of people I like being around… people I am able to […]Read more "…for STABLE employment"
I am thankful for the ability to BOUNCE BACK. Lord, I have had my share of disaster— in relationships, friendships, and countless experiences that could have very well broken me. I’m still here. Each day is an obstacle… whether financial, emotional, etc etc etc. I’m still here. I get knocked down. I recover. This isnt […]Read more "…for Resilience♥"
I am thankful for POETRY… My outlet. My sanity. My gift.Read more "…for POETRY♥"
I can proudly say I have a GROWN UP life. I have an actual job, with bills, my own place, and a level of stress completely reserved for those living independently. Yes, I know what you are thinking… “but you’re married”. I would like to take this time to clear up any misunderstandings about what […]Read more "I Am Thankful For Independence…"