I Don’t All The Time Learn My Lesson

I've always been the kind of person to do things my way, even if and largely when, they got me into trouble. That was probably because a lot of people gave up on me pretty early in life, they figured I was just a Black kid with a single mom who didn't matter as much, … Continue reading I Don’t All The Time Learn My Lesson

I Don’t Want To Run Away…

I don't want to run from my problems. I never really did, I didn't quite have a choice, I just kind of got used to pretending that bad shit wasn't happening because it was easier. I am so different from that girl who would "forget" she'd just been raped. I remember promising to leave a … Continue reading I Don’t Want To Run Away…

Laughter Is The Best Medicine

When I was in the darkness, as I like to call my past, I spent a great deal of time watching shows about Vampires, Demons and the struggle between good and evil. I resonated with that and the metamorphosis that comes from fighting darkness so deeply that everything I wrote was filled with angst and … Continue reading Laughter Is The Best Medicine

I’m Not Ready To Let Go…Because The Darkness Is My Comfort Zone

I am procrastinating from cleaning by writing a blog post about how difficult it is for me to clean. I mean mentally and emotionally difficult. It takes a lot for me to get into cleaning mode, usually me kicking and screaming all the live long day. Imagine me being dragged down the street kicking and … Continue reading I’m Not Ready To Let Go…Because The Darkness Is My Comfort Zone

Now You Want To Talk About Mental Health

Everyone wants to talk about mental health these days, suddenly mental health is the thing that everyone has an opinion on the topic, and my only question is...why? I mean, don't get me wrong, I am really glad so many people are jumping into the waters that is mental health, because the more help the … Continue reading Now You Want To Talk About Mental Health