I didn't blog yesterday and I'm pretty upset about it. Have you ever felt like your life had to be together immediately? And if it isn't, everything will fall apart? I'm doing my best not to look at life that way, but I feel as though I have a lot on my plate. I know… Continue reading Overwhelmed


What are you thankful for? I remember not long ago (literally last month) being miserable and angry all the time. I never took the time out to appreciate the things that I had in my life. I'm talking about good and bad. I believe that when we are in a funk or depression we tend… Continue reading Gratitude

Close enough

When do we realize that some relationships just won't work. Is it when you start to break down and abuse one another verbally and perhaps physically. When do you say I've had enough? Sometimes I feel like I'm giving up on people and relationships, like I should be putting in more work. Why? Don't I… Continue reading Close enough

Satisfied soul

What do I strive for when it comes to my happiness? I used to think it was making sure everyone around me liked me. Trying to people please and conform to whomever I was around. How could I have thought that was happiness? How could I have stuffed myself down so much and hidden so… Continue reading Satisfied soul


You frustrate me so much! You’re always so confrontational with me. Before I even begin to talk to you my emotions start to stir. I know it’s going to be a fight with you because you’re always trying to prove something to me. Why? And what is it that you need to prove sister? What… Continue reading Melanin_Simone

I thought we’d last forever

You were the person I looked up to, the first best friend I had. I’m sitting here thinking where did it all go wrong…. As if I don’t know. It started when I was in ma’s womb, you had conflicted feelings about me. Did you want a little sister or were you too upset at… Continue reading I thought we’d last forever