we are all Beautiful…we are all Ugly

I have heard men call Beyoncé ugly...Kim K., Halle Berry... Even when they are in full contour, there is some man that thinks they are not all that. Ugliness is subjective. Being Beautiful is subjective. So what's the standard, right? Fair skinned. Thin. Light eyes. Long hair. Big boobs. Plump butt. The standard is impossible to … Continue reading we are all Beautiful…we are all Ugly

The Land of the Captive…the Home of the Afraid

You seek to destroy. Continuously breaking down bridges. Building barriers, high fences, and walls. Corruption masked by popular culture. The media lies covering truth. Devouring a youthful smile. Parents fearing for their children's safety. Police murdering the unarmed. Eliminating comfort and security. Prejudice for the minority... ...the poor and middle classes ...older adults ...people of … Continue reading The Land of the Captive…the Home of the Afraid

Uniqueness is Beauty

Everyday we struggle with our identity; constantly trying to define ourselves, until we are truly comfortable with who we are. But, does that ever really happen? Are we ever truly happy with who we are? I know that there have been times in my life when I was not happy with how I looked. In this … Continue reading Uniqueness is Beauty

President Trump’s Budget

I know very little about politics, but I know the difference between right and wrong. What I read about Donald Trumps proposed budget (I am sorry, I just can't call him President) is wrong and will ultimately hurt the poor and middle classes. I want to thank Mike Doyle, Representative of the 14th District of … Continue reading President Trump’s Budget

Flee

a long drive ahead...windows down warmth, dust and smog in the wind... pounding pavement... wheels spin. Red, white, and blue in the distance... Hair down & wild... mascara trails.. knuckle gripped, chest tight, heart hammering... fire lit and smoke surrounds... ...red & blue sirens blare in the distance... no more discrimination...  no racism... no stereotypes... … Continue reading Flee