I am Strong

This is a letter for those like me suffering from emotional abuse at the hands of a narcissist. I’m here for you and I want you to know you mean something, you are strong, and whatever they are manipulating you to think, it’s not true. Let’s break down a letter I recently received from aContinue reading “I am Strong”

My Epic Birthday Weekend Fiasco

So Friday afternoon when I was supposed to be cleaning up and getting ready for the weekend, I decided I wanted to paint my nails. The top of the bottle of the color I chose was sealed shut. Yes, there were plenty of other colors with perfectly removable tops. I love OPI and I haveContinue reading “My Epic Birthday Weekend Fiasco”

Oh please, not more drama …

I hid my previous post recently because I thought I was finally done with my family drama and I can go back to blogging about normal stuff … in all my free time. That is how much I’d rather not talk about it. I would prefer to hide it and sweep it under the rug.Continue reading “Oh please, not more drama …”

Can you hear me now?

I hate airing dirty laundry, especially on social media. I need to get something out, though. There are a few members in my audience who are not into reading and only look at the pretty pictures, so I will get to the point. I will continue to fight like hell to maintain the sane andContinue reading “Can you hear me now?”

Hurdles and Stumbles

Dear Readers, It’s been so long since I’ve written a blog post. I’ve been wanting to write this for a while now. I’ve been feeling so uninspired lately and I’m losing steam. As much as I would love to report success in all areas of my life, I also feel the need be true to lifeContinue reading “Hurdles and Stumbles”

Coming Out

The other day when I published a letter to my family, two things happened: 1) I found some profound perspective and 2) I think I officially “came out.” Just a little bit about the perspective. The feedback I got was completely unexpected. I half hoped it would get buried in the feeds never to beContinue reading “Coming Out”

Open Letter to My Family

Dear Sister and Family, It seems I must reiterate the reason I am distancing myself from you because I keep getting messages from you that seem threatening, bullying, and guilt tripping–the exact reasons I am pushing you away. I have left the door open for when you choose to treat me differently and do theContinue reading “Open Letter to My Family”