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My words, my thoughts, my life. Writing my way to freedom.

My words, my thoughts, my life. Writing my way to freedom.

22 days ago

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Note to Self

In just eight days, things done changed. Drastically. It’s easy to succumb to the overwhelming feeling of despair that threatens to keep us in our bed, with the covers thrown over our heads. We can’t do that. There are a million reasons why we must get up each day. Mine is my baby boy, my son. No matter how horrible of a day I am having or had…

a month ago

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Happy Six months, Baby boy

Six months. I can barely whisper those words without disbelief. Every time I look at your face, I still cannot believe you once resided inside my womb. I still can’t believe there was a time I didn’t have every feature of your beautiful face memorized. I used to stare at the ultrasound imagining what life with you would be like. Now my phone exists just to take pictures…

a month ago

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Hello, 33.

I’ve attempted to write this post many times since my birthday. It’s difficult to accurately capture the type of year I’ve had. 2016, was difficult for many of us, and my personal life was no exception to this. At the beginning of the year, I had a baby in my belly that was still very much a secret and the stress was slowly consuming me. Still not…

4 months ago

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Bronze shoes

Editor's Note: I just finished watching the latest episode of This Is Us and it made me think of two people I loved dearly who passed on. So this is a Throw Back Wednesday post. Last week we hosted a Breast cancer workshop at my job and it made me think of my mother; a two-year survivor. Thinking of my mother made me think of her late best friend. I…

4 months ago

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This is Us

I never write recaps. Mainly because I don’t have the focus to write one every week. Something about this week’s episode compelled me to write and perhaps recap is not the correct word. Whatever. I haven’t been this excited about a television show in a really long time. Like, not since Scandal or How to Get Away with Murder debuted. Yea, I’m that excited. There is…

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