What I’ve Learned About LOVE…so far

With Valentine’s Day just a week behind us and my one-year anniversary approaching, I’ve got love on the brain (Rihanna Voice). For me love was always this movie like thing, butterflies in the stomach, take my breath away feeling. And it was also my healer. The dopamine rush that came from a romantic relationship isContinue reading “What I’ve Learned About LOVE…so far”

Failing to Succeed

“If you do not want to keep starting over, then stop giving up,” she said. My body moved, but my mind froze as she urged us to start jogging. I warmed up; thoughts still halted, I tried to capture this moment. I wanted to take a snapshot of this feeling. I wanted to be ableContinue reading “Failing to Succeed”

A Talk With A Friend

“Looking at a glass that reflects back an image of myself, I talk to a friend She tells me you can’t fit my Nikes, my pain is too big Your toes couldn’t touch the soles, my pain is too deep” Those are words I wrote 10 years ago; the start to my first spoken wordContinue reading “A Talk With A Friend”

What’s Eating You?

Things are good these days. Though not perfect, I live everyday thankful for my blessings. I started this year with no job, no real plan but I was hopeful and that hope has seen me through. I’ve now successfully managed three big fundraising events, which is great for the ego. But what I’m most thankfulContinue reading “What’s Eating You?”

Cold Stone after Sushi?

I can’t wait to get to the other side. I want to go through all this learning stuff and come out a better version of myself already! But I have to remember that life isn’t about rushing through the moments; it’s about living every moment, whether those moments are good or bad. I started thisContinue reading “Cold Stone after Sushi?”

It’s Right There

I’m in the kitchen, above the sink, washing my hands and I turn around to reach for the paper towel. But I saw none in the usual place, I assumed there was none left. Thoughts began to fill my head, “I hate when we run out.” Now I’m walking feverishly throughout the house looking forContinue reading “It’s Right There”