Feeling so honored to have my poem "You Bullied Me" published on The Weird Poet's Journal and FB page, in honor of National Bullying Prevention Month. I wrote this haiku to raise awareness on the importance of bullying prevention as a part of my Social Media and Journal Challenge #YOUBULLIEDME. Although it is no longer … Continue reading You Bullied Me
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 2017 #YOUBULLIEDME Challenge
Introduction: This is my first tag, and I would like to thank Sheetal Bhardwaj who has been an active supporter of my blog and an uplifting writer and fellow blogger. I am truly inspired by her voice, words, tone, and willingness to share her insight, praise, and admiration with others. Please take the time to … Continue reading I Am Thankful For the Tag
Why do you fear falling in love?
Wednesday, March 8, 2017... International Women's Day is here! Today is about action. What will you do to honor women? #BeBoldForChange and use your voice, your mind, your body to spread the love and respect for all the women who struggle in this male dominated society. Will you #BeBoldForChange on International Women's Day 2017 and … Continue reading #BeBoldForChange on International Women’s Day 2017
"If only I ... lost some weight... was prettier... was younger..." Beauty is within. You have to stop believing media lies that tell you beauty is about what you look like. Popular culture shows us what they think we should consider beauty, but the essence of a person is within them. Looks fade... we all will age … Continue reading A Woman Broken …. Self-Doubt
Sometimes, as women, we allow men to take advantage of the nurturer within us. It is not difficult for a woman to show compassion, love, and willingness to a man, but we do this at the expense of losing who we are. As Steve Harvey stated in response to a Strawberry Letter on the Steve … Continue reading Addiction: A poem