Damaged Goods.

Do you ever just have one of those days?  You know the kind: a day in which nothing particularly devastating occurs, yet you could cry, on cue, for no reason?  Welcome to my Tuesday.  As I look in the mirror, I’m ready to cry.  Is it because I don’t like what I see or who … Continue reading


People are often unreasonable, illogical and self centered; Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; Be kind anyway. If you are successful, you will win some false friends and some true enemies; Succeed anyway. If you are honest and frank, people may cheat you; Be honest and … Continue reading

I love(d) you.

I made a mistake.  Without realizing it or even wishing for it, I fell in love.  Eight years ago I felt something I never expected to feel for someone I never saw coming into my life.  I loved him. I fought for him; I fought for us.  I fought for a future, for an “I … Continue reading

I found the good in goodbye

Thank God you blew it Thank God I dodged the bullet I’m so over you You turned out to be the best thing I never had And I’ll never be the best thing you never had

I survived. I chose to thrive.

  “The victim who is able to articulate the situation of the victim has ceased to be a victim: he or she has become a threat.” –James Baldwin