The mirror is alive taking shots in the dark At the lonely girl dressed is white, skin is stark She turns on the light her reflection screams tuck an inch, pinch, pinch, pinch imagining her jeans bursting at the seams Bones hide… all while she digs polished claws scratch skin and blood shines She searches… Continue reading The Mirror
It’s been one of those days. Call it a coincidence or call it justified being that this upcoming Thursday marks another much-anticipated Thanksgiving, today I spent a good amount of time being pensive about who I am, who I wish to be, and for what I should always stay grateful. Sometimes all it takes is a… Continue reading Less of Me, More of You
There are a lot of blog posts, magazine articles, and news stories out there whirl pooling around the movement to ban bullies and body-shamers from all corners of the earth. You would think the concept would be put to rest by this point, but sadly, we live in a world where trolls exist and thrive on putting… Continue reading Let’s Get Raw and Real- Why I Stand to STOP BODY SHAMING
After reading an online research-brief about the benefits of teaching children Fingerspelling alongside a visual form of communication, I was compelled to share the information with a number of friends and relatives who have often asked me about baby signing. Their intrigue and questions that followed were so enthusiastic and gave me the idea that… Continue reading How ASL Fingerspelling Could Be A Key Ingredient For Improved Literacy and Pre-Auditory Communication.
He’s a heartstring serenade a harp on a grand opry stage flittering and fluttering under calloused rage Dipped in chocolate he rots in the core the first taste so sweet the starving crave more He’s the dark side of the moon crescent crescendo midnight rush Lights the match, burns the city and doesn’t care too much… Continue reading He
Messy sheets from dream space, Sunbeams instead of alarm clocks, and Cheesecake with your coffee for breakfast. It’s a beautiful day to be happy and thankful. “And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him” (Colossians 3:17).