Everything is a Big Deal : The Twenty-first Century American Crisis

Does anyone else ever feel as though they are surrounded by people who make so many instances in their life a bigger deal than necessary? From the line at the coffee shop being too long to what to eat for dinner, the dilemma never ends! I would say that part …

Restoration

“You are always so angry!” My Mom has said this to me more times than I could ever begin to hypothesize I suppose I do feel angst somewhat often A little bit daily I always feel it has a purpose, however Sometimes the purpose is simply that I am a …

Oh, India

Planting myself at Coffee Temple for hours There would be no way for my milk coffee to get cold The stifling heat siphoned the water right out of my flesh Vertigo and bliss begin to take hold I would light up a slim, inhale as I watched people grin “How …

Love from a Distance

Does anybody else get caught up in their thoughts while wandering through the grocery store? It happens to me every single time. It’s almost like a therapy session for me HA! Tonight as I was scoping out the carrot cake in the bakery at Fry’s grocery store, I began to think …

#MeToo

Traumatic stories are finally being brought to light from women who have harbored them internally for quite some time, some even a decade or more. It is liberating for me to  hear these stories as a woman who was sexually assaulted/harassed herself. Of course they are distressing, and no woman …

Such is Life

Going backwards & springing forwards, & then brief periods where you are drowning. Such is life. My best friend called me crying the other day because she so desperately wants to be happy all of the time, & doesn’t understand why she isn’t- not realizing that it is impossible. Social …

Come Back Never

When I happen to fall It’s always gotta be hard Or not at all I take great pride in my rapport No motherfucking quick-fix rebounds Unnecessary to implore Some people always need somebody Afraid of themselves, afraid of their own mind Wandering through life in some sort of drunken stupor …