I’m Not a Runner, But I’m Starting a Running Club for Elementary School Students

I am NOT a runner, but I’m starting a running club for my elementary school students.

Why? Because they need it and maybe because I need it, too.

You Can’t Keep…

Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option. You can’t keepFucking meOver andThink I Will let youContinue Fucking me Disappointing meOver and overAnd Over again andThink IWill learn to LoveDisappointment  Neglecting myNeeds myWants andThink I Will accept BeingNeglected You can’t keepLying to MeOver and overAnd Over again andThink IWill be At easeWith Lies Making meSecond orThirdContinue reading “You Can’t Keep…”

Thank You, But I’m Done: From The Recovery Chronicles: The Preface

“You can not change the people around you, but you can change the people that you choose to be around.” Dear You, I’ve been doing some thinking, some reflecting, some deciding. And, well… Thank youfor making me feelDesirableSexyAliveExcited But I’m doneWaisting my timeWaiting on timeNegotiating for time Thank youfor inspiring me toBelieveDreamWriteCreate But I’m doneBeingContinue reading “Thank You, But I’m Done: From The Recovery Chronicles: The Preface”

Girl, STOP! This is not Idris Elba!

Sometimes when our hearts get broken, we can feel like it’s the end of the world! Here is a somewhat humorous reminder that said breakup, just mmiiiiggghhhttt not be the end of the world. ☺️ STOP! This Is Not Idris Elba! Sweetie, You walk around herefeeling sad and rejected But stop, chick!This is not IdrisContinue reading “Girl, STOP! This is not Idris Elba!”

I’m Not Giving Up, I’m Starting Over

I’m not giving up, I’m starting over…looking at life differently with fresh eyes I’m not giving up, I’m starting over…seeking to smile each day, more than I frown I’m not giving up, I’m starting over…being grateful for everything, finding joy in the little things I’m not giving up, I’m starting over…being just as passionate andContinue reading “I’m Not Giving Up, I’m Starting Over”

Betrayal

It’s funny how we can recognize when someone else is doing us wrong or has betrayed us in some way. We leap with panther-like speed to let them know we will not tolerate this sort of behavior or we quickly exit the situation that does not serve us well. But what do we do whenContinue reading “Betrayal”

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