Someday babe, you're going to see yourself the way I do. I'm watching you and crying with you. You're not as alone as you feel. My heart hurts with yours. Why are you so sad? Don't you see how beautiful you are? Someday babe, I will be able to hold you again. You've been broken… Continue reading He called me “babe”
Dear Mr. President
Dear Mr. President, I want to like you. I do. I want to support you and I want to be proud of you. I want to look up to you and I want to feel safe. You are our President, whether we admit it or not. I want to respect you. But you make it so damn hard. I… Continue reading Dear Mr. President
I was told that turning 40 would change everything and I am starting to believe it. The start of a new decade should feel like a life changing, epiphany, a-ha moment. Each decade should bring new wisdom and clarity.I have always been a people pleaser. I go with the flow and I don't make waves.… Continue reading Fucking 40
My heart broke today.
My heart broke today.As I was reading a text from my son, I realized that he has "mom's house" and "dad's house" but he does not have a home, and that is normal. I sat at my desk, in tears, overwhelmed with sad thoughts.It's completely normal for children to not remember what it was like… Continue reading My heart broke today.
For one day, I want you to feel free to say exactly what is on your mind, to whomever you wish, and not give it a second thought. Don’t worry about backlash or an opinion of you. Own it. Wouldn’t it be wonderful to feel that free all the time? What are we so afraid of? For… Continue reading Own it.