I’m learning not to take things so seriously. When I say “things,” I mean not letting the negativity around me change how I feel, as well. I’m one of those people who tends to take on the emotions and burdens of others, and trust me it is as annoying as it seems. Yes, I empathize … Continue reading Chill Out, Sis.
There’s this pressure that seems to be lingering over women who are almost 30 and haven’t yet had children. I’m one of them, and to be honest, I want children but I am in NO hurry to have them. Does that make me a bad person? No, it just means that “Aunty Lana” is my … Continue reading Aunts Need Love, Too.
I chose to take a month off from writing. Not because I couldn’t figure out what to post on my blog, but because mentally, I needed a break from obsessing over my blog. Don’t get me wrong, I love writing … because of writing I am able to express every innermost thought in my wild … Continue reading Return of The Mack … Well, just me.
We need to have the talk … not the talk, but about something that is so common in today’s society: depression. Maybe it’s because it’s one of those touchy subjects nobody likes to get into, we ignore it. Quite frankly, that’s the problem. Some of us are raised with the assumption that if we don’t … Continue reading THE Talk.
I miss my sister. There aren’t too many words that can explain the loss somebody you love, somebody you look up to and admire. My sister, LaQuetta, was that person. When I was 18 years old, I had just graduated high school and spent the summer contemplating on just what I was going to do. … Continue reading Dear Sister …
This week has been really shitty. Sorry, I mean, it has. Sunday, my car was broken into and some coward decided to steal my purse. Now, I know somebody out there is shaming me because I was dumb enough to leave my purse in the car, but it was an honest mistake, I’m human. So … Continue reading Violated.
Lately I’ve been feeling ... doubtful. Don’t get me wrong, I’m human and it’s completely natural. I can’t ever really find a specific reason as to why I feel the way I do, sometimes I find myself thinking about all of the, “what if’s,” instead of sitting back and letting God take care of it … Continue reading You’re Doing Amazing, Sweetie.