• blue and white wavy sand

    Comfort comes from routineHaving that steady systemAvoiding deterrentsNavigating through life on your own pathGathering your friends and familyImagining the future wondersNear and far and waitingGaining happiness as you go Telling the worldIt has no control over youDefining your principlesExplaining your worldShining like the star you are
  • 757

    Content Warning: Contains themes of a sexual nature. This year is about making peace with who I am and who I want to be. My 30s have been about educating myself about things that would horrify my mother. I’m learning more about sex and decided I didn’t want any surprises on my wedding night. I ...
  • 720

    I’m looking through the glassyour lifeYou smile, twirl, and pipeto your followers.You spin your web and entangle othersManipulation and imitationyou draw them in. The glass fogs up as Ibreathe on it.Helpless.  No way to warn.Threadsof deception ensnare.They are wrappedin a tangled web.  You smile.then I realize I am not helpless.  With onestrong strikethe glass cracks ...
  • 2391

    March is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month. Cerebral Palsy (CP) is considered to be a neurological disorder caused by a non-progressive brain injury that is caused while a child’s brain is still developing. It primarily affects body movement and muscle coordination, but it can also affect muscle tone, posture, and balance, as well as gross motor, ...
  • 1993

    I was thinking about the old saying “it takes a village” the other day. I come from a blended family. My parents divorced when I was a toddler and a decade later, my mother married another man and they had a son. I am beyond grateful to have a wonderful step-dad and a loving little ...