…because I am BEYOND done. In addition to the crushing pain, debilitating fatigue and diminishing visual capacity, over the past couple of weeks I have encountered the most unpleasant, frustrating and uncomfortable symptom yet: My digestive system has slowed down to almost a complete stop. I will spare you the grisly bathroom details, but understand […]
Just like the rest of America, I have been watching the developments around the country, confused, appalled, amazed, saddened… experiencing a mishmash of emotions as I have tried to commandeer hurricane relief initiatives within my church and watching the shooting in Vegas unfold overnight. At times I find myself wondering, what kind of world are […]
As I was growing up, I was always disgusted by the idea of a man having say over me in any capacity. That was why I typically shunned relationships and marriage. My first relationship in high school was over just as fast as it started because he started making requests of me that didn’t go […]
Just because you disagree with something doesn’t make it fake. I haven’t yet figured out a way to talk to people who refuse facts without getting angry. Mind you, I don’t get angry right away, but I am tired of providing people with facts that I can support with actual evidence only to still be […]
I did my due diligence as a mom and tried to keep Layla as comfortable as possible this weekend, as she had a cough and some sniffles. In return, she gave the mess to me and promptly got better. SMH Y’all have a good week.
When I get to heaven, one of the first things I’d like to do is find Eve and give her an open-handed slap in da mouf. Not “the mouth”. Da MOUF. I can’t think of a bigger pain in the hindparts than this whole menstrual cycle garbage. Mine has been wonky to the nth degree […]
Today was a bit trying. Despite my best efforts to get to bed at about 11:30 and wake up around 6:15 so I can have breakfast ready by the time my husband gets home and my kids wake up, which I believe would allow me sufficient sleep to operate during the day, it hasn’t worked […]