Tag: forgiveness

Here I Am!

“Some situations in life will have you feeling like a prisoner in a state penitentiary serving a life sentence on lockdown 24 hours a day.” I remember the day I posted that thought on Facebook. I felt like I was stuck in a hopeless situation and there was nothing I could do about it, so I put on my pretty…

It’s that unconditional part though…

“Mommy what would you change about your childhood?” My l’il big sunshine is always asking me questions that have me deep in thought. I really had to think about my answer to her question, because I had a decent childhood. Initially, I started to say “nothing,” but that response was silenced as I took a minute to dig a little…

I’m that Woman!

The world events contained in the past few weeks have had me in reflection mode. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the world to push pause on life. Life as we all have known it to be is so different now. Everyone has had to adjust to a new normal in one aspect or another. Some parts-shelter in place ordinances, bans…

Do you love Me?

Me: Do you love me? Him: mmhhm… I think a man will tell you anything when he’s deep inside you. I couldn’t wait for him to finish so I could jump in the shower and wash his scent off of my body, and hopefully the experience would fade from my memory too. I had way too many moments, than I…

My first Boyfriend

My first boyfriend was an arranged relationship orchestrated by my father. As you know, with some arrangements, you have no control over what goes on, which was the case with my relationship. We grew up together, but he seemed to have an advantage over me because he was much older than I was, and looking back, I could also see…