Expressing Myself

Why then do I feel like I am being conquered and overcome by the world? Why can’t I just quit? I have to will myself to choose to die to the one side of self that is destructive and negative. by Stacie

Man Oh Man

An intellectual with the superhuman ability to touch me without ever having touched me – I’m in awe of his skills, no groupie just proud to know a man of his intense nature. That’s What a Woman Wants!!! by Misha Roth

Are Tattoos Bad For You?

Tattoos are more popular than ever. Roughly half of millennials have one, as do 36% of Gen Xers, according to a recent Harris poll. The number of Americans with at least one tattoo has jumped 50% in the past four years. This explosion in popularity has led some health experts to take a closer lookRead More

Life Keeps Moving

I mean, who sets out to be a first generation college graduate when statistics (and people) say it’s highly unlikely given that I was a teenage mother? Who helps those in need regardless of their own needs? Who mentors girls and boys alike because they believe in them? Who studies multiple languages because they enjoyRead More

Learning About Me

After much trauma, a failed marriage, broken friendships and relationships, losing EVERYTHING – I woke up to some harsh, but very true realities. Sex and food had been my vices – some might even call them addictions. I realized why I felt stuck and what was necessary to change the perpetuated cycle for not justRead More

Spending more than ever on plastic surgery

Americans underwent hundreds of thousands of breast implant, liposuction and nose surgeries last year, spending billions to make 2016 the most plastic year ever. An American Society of Plastic Surgeons report found Americans spent more than $16 billion on cosmetic plastic surgeries and minimally invasive procedures in 2016, the most the U.S. has ever spent on suchRead More

Thinking About Life

I smile through pain and my tears are my prayers.  I am not a quitter but I quit at least five times a day.  I lay down to rest and my sleep is broken.  I wonder who really cares…thinking, all I do is care for others but whose care is authentic for me?  Then IRead More

Thought of Today

Typically you would expect me to come with some rhythmic, thematic poem, a melodic song or a bible verse that somehow relates to my life but today I simply share what’s in my heart and on my mind. It may or may not make sense.  I t may or may not inspire.  It may orRead More