Impossible Illusion – Part 1

The week leading to my book launch (which was wondrous) and the week after was rough, for lack of a better word. With tear filled eyes I sent a text to a dear friend and the conversation that followed was very raw, very real. I spent the next several days reflecting on that conversation and … Continue reading Impossible Illusion – Part 1

Reflection Connection 2018

Last Saturday I hosted my very first Reflection Connection Sisterhood gathering and it was sensational! First and foremost I’d like to thank the lovely ladies who came and celebrated sisterhood with me. Without each of you, this event could not have been possible. Reflection Connection is about inspiring women to shift the way we speak … Continue reading Reflection Connection 2018

Brighter Than The Darkness

April 19th marks the anniversary of the last time I planned to commit suicide. It's been ten years since then. Today I'd like to share something I've spoken about before with the hope that it reaches the person who needs it today... For far too long I sought the approval of others and set my … Continue reading Brighter Than The Darkness

Secrets of a Sinner

I've cried I've prayed I've tried Yet nothing's changed All the pain still feels the same Are you happy God? Are you entertained? Feels like I'm about to burst Might be better to become one with the earth They say we're born to die And I've tried three times Yet death I cannot seem to … Continue reading Secrets of a Sinner

The Green Sweater

6:59am It was cold. The sun was shining but the temperature was below freezing. The little black alarm is buzzing, the sound echoing throughout the room. The blankets begin to move, an arm stretching towards the nightstand, knocking over the empty glass before hitting the snooze button. It was time to wake up, time to … Continue reading The Green Sweater

If Only

Areas on a surface, unlike its surroundings. Lesions left on one’s body where a wound occurred and fibrous connective tissue has now formed. A visible stain. These marks are known as scars. Most scars are spotted almost effortlessly. Most. There are also scars you can’t see. Are those also spotted almost effortlessly? No. It took … Continue reading If Only