For the first time in months, my boyfriend isn’t spending a Friday night with me. So I have a little “free time”. Although, I should be starting a paper or attempting my last set of assignments for the semester, I decided to be here. Y’all, grad school is rough, and I wasn’t expecting this, but I applied and accepted the challenge, so no complaining. I know when I need a break, especially starring at screens all day long, but my fingers were itching to write something (besides schoolwork), and I remembered my other home, she conqured! So, let’s start with the roll out, shall we? Continue reading “Lately,”
Do you remember planning your blog post? At the top of this year, I kept a note on my phone about all the posts I wanted to create. Laughing about it now, I planned to talk about Valentine’s Day, oh how shitty it was this year, thank GOD for not talking about it. You guys don’t deserve all the chaos of a day that should be surrounded by romance. The point is, with all the planning I lost track of time. Plus, still trying to be an authentic blogger, sometimes life just happens.
But anyway, here I am. Showing up as authentic as I can be at this moment. With a whole bunch of shit going on. Nothing bad but just busy as hell. So, a few updates: Continue reading “Losing Track of Time”
To this day, whenever I meet someone I want in my life, they instantly become part of me. He was just part of me and still is. It was June 8, 2006, he broke up with me in the hallway of our high school before my last class of the day. I remember holding in my tears until I got home that evening. He introduced me to grief. I spent about a year plus mourning our puppy love until my grandmother passed in 2007 which took it to another level. For years I thought to myself, I was only a teenager, but I was evolving into the woman I am now. Learning how to carry everything the world harms you with including grief.Continue reading “A Reminder: Grief”