The other day I was watching some children. I wore my wrist brace since my wrist had been bothering me lately (I think it’s carpel tunnel).
“I wish I had to wear that,” said the little girl next to me. Continue reading Dear Parents: Spend Time With Your Child
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Keep going. Move forward. Don’t look back.
We are told these things growing up. It is meant as an encouragement. We’re told to never give up, to reach for the stars. Don’t let our pasts hold us back.
But what if we reach the point where the only way to move forward is to work through our pasts? Continue reading It’s Okay To Look Back
You were my shelter.
You promised to care for me
When I grounded you
Continue reading Beach Umbrella Or Lost Love?
“The girl with the brown skin. . .”
That’s how I described my third-grade best friend to my mom – before I knew about racism, before I knew about slavery. To me it was as simple as describing someone’s hair color. I loved my best friend, and I didn’t see her any different from myself. We played together every day at recess, and I even shared with her the secret of my crush from second grade. Continue reading Whose Lives REALLY MATTER?
I love coming to the beach. I’ve come at least once a year for the entirety of my being. It’s so relaxing to sit in the sun and let the salty breeze envelope you with the taste of the ocean. Continue reading Beach Vacay (With Pics)
Perceived as light, but truly you are a reflection.
Having an effect on my life,
Radiantly coercing the trees to shimmer.
Continue reading Moonlight
How deep is too deep?
I can’t help but wonder as I get lost into thought. I’m still focusing on mental health this week and having revelation after revelation about myself. Continue reading Unashamed
A school day. I awaken against my will to the kisses of our German Shepherd hours before I had to get up.
Ignoring her wouldn’t help – Lucy would cry and cry for me to get up and let her outside to lie in the first rays of sunshine. Continue reading My Typical School Morning