It is better to write of a burning candle than curse the darkness: The Art of Death. #4

She had a sense of humor. Even in her most confusing and struggling times, her mind was always there, waiting to jump out just at the right time and make you laugh.She resembled a light in a dark place. 18 months. That’s how long I knew her. I was her caretaker, her chef, her aide, … Continue reading It is better to write of a burning candle than curse the darkness: The Art of Death. #4

How understanding the background of my anxiety and depression lead me to a healthier lifestyle. #3

This poem is meant to bring you, the reader, into my life-long battle with anxiety and depression. Not the situational depression, such as mourning a death or overcoming a break up. I am speaking of the anxiety and depression that I developed at a young age and spent most of my life trying to cover … Continue reading How understanding the background of my anxiety and depression lead me to a healthier lifestyle. #3

When I can tell my story of failing over and over and not cry, I know I’ve healed. Here’s the truth…You Can Too. #2

BLOG #2 I ask you,do you live in a “comfort zone” and are you happy AND content in your zone? I know, I know, that’s a strange question because we all would LIKE to say that we are happy AND content with the life we are living. My next question,if you relate to my previous … Continue reading When I can tell my story of failing over and over and not cry, I know I’ve healed. Here’s the truth…You Can Too. #2

Let me introduce you to the little girl who was abused and mute to the Straight Up Woman I Stand Today. #1

BLOG#1I am the host and you are my guest.  Don’t hover in the corner. Don’t hover on the doorstep. Take my hand and let me introduce you to the little girl who was abused and mute to the Straight Up Woman I Stand Today. This won’t be easy for me or you but as I … Continue reading Let me introduce you to the little girl who was abused and mute to the Straight Up Woman I Stand Today. #1