Recovering from Coronavirus hasn’t been easy. It’s been a lot of tears, stress, and prayer … I was honestly terrified. I think so many people have their misconceptions about the virus, and they don’t really assume it’s as bad as people make it out to be. In fact, the number of people who believe this … Continue reading AFTERMATH, PART 2.
I have Coronavirus .... and I’m in recovery. Listen, when I say the last three weeks have been one of the scariest times of my life, I mean it. Recovery is half the battle. But, I want to share my story with all of you because everything they’re saying on the news is real. I’m … Continue reading AFTERMATH.
I think I wrote this a million times. In my mind, I kept thinking that nothing less than perfection would even be remotely acceptable; but as of late, I’m learning that pushing myself too hard has serious consequences. February 24th was one of the scariest days of my life, and I wish I could say … Continue reading Changes
When I was diagnosed with PCOS almost three years ago, I had no idea of the immense effect it would have on my life. There’s this sense of feeling like I’m less than, because my body has so many issues and, unfortunately, I haven’t had the amazing feeling of bringing life into this world, yet. … Continue reading THE CLOCK
Sometimes our bodies are trying to tell us something, and yet it seems that we are too “busy” to answer. Three weeks ago, I started developing this awful pain in the lower left side of my abdomen. To be honest, I assumed that it was the start of my cycle and left it to “mother … Continue reading Body Party … well, not really
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 thank God for many blessings he has so delicately placed in my life, and today, I thank him even more for letting me see my 29th birthday. Another year of craziness, another year of change … another revolution around the sun. To say I feel blessed is an understatement, because there were so many … Continue reading Chapter 29: A Journey Not Yet Written
2017 was an exciting year for me; after five years with the same company, I took a leap of faith and decided to leave my job in search of new opportunities. Everything seemed to be amazing, until I started noticing changes to my body that were more than alarming. I noticed that my energy had … Continue reading Less Than A Woman
Fat - that's what they call me, and you know what? No, it’s never been okay. You see, our perception of beauty has been tainted. At least, my perception was for a very long time. Growing up, I idolized those around me who were skinny and beautiful, wondering why I hadn't … Continue reading Shameless