Before I begin, I feel like it'll be important for me to put this warning in here. The picture I am going to paint is merely one part of an entire picture. It's something to consider. It's not something that is going to fit for everyone or every situation. This thought is kinda like a … Continue reading Poke the Bear
Ever find it difficult to trust? Kinda a silly question. I think most of us have been in situations where we've found it difficult to trust something or someone. Sometimes, having caution before applying trust is a good idea. It can keep you safe. However, there's times where exactly the opposite happens and that lack … Continue reading Finding it Hard to Trust
Depression. A word I don't even like saying, for fear it will hear me and decide it needs to kick at me harder. It's also a word we're hearing more and more of. Because we're talking about it more? Because there's more of it in our world than before? I don't know. I don't care … Continue reading Emerging from a Summer of Silence
It's a question I'm sure we've all been asked at some point. Often, it's asked of young children in school writing assignments. It's asked with such innocence and the idea of it being offensive is in itself offensive. But I'll tell ya what. This question drives me bananas! Even as a young child, this question bothered … Continue reading The Simple Question that Drives me Bananas
Ouch! I heard these words recently. From someone I love and care about. And I've heard them before, from more than one person. It breaks my heart each and every freakin' time! And it makes me mad! I'm mad that there's something going on in our society that even leads to people putting these words … Continue reading Why am I not Lovable?