“Healing yourself is connected with healing others.” -Yoko Ono When we allow ourselves to declare our pain by naming our hurt and defying our comfort zones we are journeying closer toward healing. "Holding in the pain does not heal it." -Ta'lor Pinkston Introducing the #HealZone Beginning Jan. 1, 2018, #HealZone, our 31 Day Challenge, will … Continue reading #HealZone: Name Your Hurt, Defy Your Comfort Zone – 31 Day Challenge
Advocating for anti-bullying is important to LADYHOOD journey. I believe that by sharing my story and by others doing the same, we can end bullying together. We have come so far in our journey toward healing, and we are just getting started tackling bullying prevention. #YOUBULLIEDME Days 1-15 Reflection In the last fifteen (15) days, … Continue reading #YOUBULLIEDME Social Media and Journal Challenge Part 2
Being bullied completely altered my relationships with my family and friends. It was something that I kept hidden and never really talked about until about two years ago when I experienced a minor depression while pregnant with my daughter. The effects of bullying caused me to distrust most people, because my friends were the people who bullied … Continue reading #YOUBULLIEDME Social Media and Journal Challenge
The standard of beauty, has become a negative epidemic that targets young women to see themselves as less than, inferior, or ugly if they do not look a certain way. Low self-esteem; a lack of self-love, self-respect, value, and overall inequality for us in society, are the result of this epidemic, any many have led to detrimental outcomes in order to escape this reality, including suicide.
Women, regardless of their culture, background, race, religious beliefs or sexual orientation, know what it feels like to be a woman, in a mans world.
I love words because they allow me to express myself, when often times, I find myself to be speechless, as a speaker. As a writer, I can describe every ounce of me and that is why I love quotes. Quotations provide a short, detailed, descriptive, and insightful look into the mind of a speaker. I … Continue reading 3 Day Quote Challenge: Day 1