Nobody is perfect, everybody goes through something. This quarantine has definitely made me realize that through all of this isolation, self care is something that needed to be on the forefront of everybody’s mind. Don’t get me wrong, I completely understand that we are in the middle of a pandemic. Thank God I can sit … Continue reading INSECURE.
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
September is a hard month for me; it’s a month of celebration with birthdays all around, but it’s a constant reminder of the death of my brother. So don’t get me wrong, I love to go out from time to time and be around good people, positive vibes are everything to me. The music is … Continue reading Flashing Lights
For years, I’ve talked about the importance of mental health, and how we need to break down barriers and go to therapy. Again, I’ve talked about it...but I have to admit, I’m one of those people who never actually takes their own advice. I wish I could say why; honestly, I’ve built a monstrosity of … Continue reading TAINTED.
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