Somedays, Chronic Illness sucks. It just sucks. And that is something no one can understand until they’ve experienced it themselves.Read more "When you’re Sick and Tired of being Sick and Tired"
Hair. Either you love it or you hate it. I myself have had a complicated hair journey. I don’t know how many hair brushes my mother broke when I was younger as she did her best to straighten and untangle the lion’s mane that grew out of my head. I remember the time it took […]Read more "Her “Crowning Glory”"
This is an excerpt from a journal I wrote. Ah. Here we are. Choice topic. But today will not be a day that I waste and repeat words in order to get to that endearing, (admittedly irritating), word count. Oh no. Today is an observation. And my observation is that there were some things […]Read more "Modesty vs. a Lack of Self-Control"
Sensitivity. It’s a… well, sensitive topic sometimes. What do I say? What if I say the wrong thing? What if I say something offensive and I’m left backpedalling, trying to recover a conversation that has now been drowned in regret and awkwardness. That’s it, I’m just not going to say anything so I don’t offend […]Read more "Let’s Talk About: Sensitivity"
Dear Mom, Hello. If you are reading this, you finally checked out my blog, (took you long enough). This is a letter to you. On a day you are feeling disappointed, on a day you are missing me, on a day you just can’t stand to hear another word out of my mouth, read this. […]Read more "To My Mom On Any Day but Mother’s Day."
Get over yourself.Read more "Misogyny, Feminism, and Whining around the World."
You do not get to define my security in myself. You do not get to say whether or not I am insecure, or anxious about my appearance. I will decide that for myself, thank you very much. I love myself. I am confident in myself with or without makeup. My face does not cater to your opinion.Read more "DON’T take her swimming on the first date."