I complain a lot. But I have had a rough 27 years of life. One of the first conversations I had this morning was with my dear friend, Anna. She just found out a well-known DJ in Tallahassee committed suicide. I believe she said he was 27 years old. Our age. Some people do not […]Read more "Sometimes The Darkness Is Consuming…"
They say hurt people hurt people… and to break the cycle they suggest one hurt person forgive another, smile instead of grimace, hold hands and sing Kumbaya. I am all for the “We-are-the-world” charades but at some point hurt people stop hurting people and choose to take a different route… All is forgiven… but memories […]Read more "Hurt People Hurt People…"
I have come to believe the old adage that “Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you RESPOND to it”. For so long, I have had it all twisted. I was allowing the happenings of life to consume me and my responses were based on my fear of what would […]Read more "Here And Now…"
Life is short… I get that. However, the reality of its brevity crept into my dreams last night. And I hated it. I have had crazy dreams before… but the pain of that dream NIGHTMARE was all too real. See… my husband was murdered last night… Shot in the head… right in front […]Read more "Nightmares Suck!"
Last night, my daughter and I went to Winn Dixie. There was an incredibly young looking boy working… in full uniform. My daughter asked “That little boy has a job? Wow!” He happened to be outside collecting carts while I was putting grocery into the car. Curiously, I asked how old he was. He was […]Read more "Love. Live. ENCOURAGE. <3"
In 6 days, it will be January 1, 2013… well, if the Mayans are proven to be wrong and God proves to be Almighty and Omniscient ♥ Just as in prior years, I will be making New Year’s Resolutions. Many people opt not to… citing reasons such as imminent failure and just because it has become the […]Read more "New Year… New Resolutions <3"
I recieved a phone call a few hours ago saying that my mother’s body was found inside of a warehouse in Opa Locka. *blank stare* I just saw her yesterday! I mean, I drove to the house she lives, scooped her up, we talked, she rode with me to the bank, and I bought her some Checkers. […]Read more "My Mother Is Dead?!?!"