making it real

Times are hard right now. Really hard.  Not just economically, but emotionally.  Mentally.  Life is more than just the facetious “Life is a battlefield” and any other cliche that is scripted on drunken tattoos. Life has gone to shit lately. And I’m tired. Tired of carrying rocks in my pockets.  So many damn rocks. Rocks in my pockets to remind …

bitch, please

I could spend some time talking about how hard my life has been.  I could go into great detail about each of my hardships and trials.  I could sit back on my couch and play the one-upmanship game in how I am a better, stronger person than any other because my struggles were worse than another because my family was …

worth

Where do I find worth?  Do I find it in my appearance or in my attempts to lose baby weight?  Is it value found in relationships?  How do I value myself as a person and as a woman?  And where do I find answers to these questions? I’m surrounded by media telling me that I am not valuable unless I …