For those of you who don't know, I started a new job! While my old job was the first time I was getting paid to write, this new position is even more of a upgrade for me, personally. Why? Because I get paid to write about news, and I get to put my own voice into it. … Continue reading An Update
You ask me why I cry. You say you don’t understand why I can’t just get over it. You say I need to move on and trust God. He’s got the country, and the world, in His hands, you say. And as you speak, I’m a kid again. I leave candies for the tooth fairy. … Continue reading The Establishment: Losing My Religion in Trump’s America
The new Amazon series “Good Girls Revolt,” written by Lynn Povich, follows the true story of six women (herself included) who worked at Newsweek in 1969 and their fight for equality in the workplace. The show strays from facts in some places, but remains true at its core. The women file an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) … Continue reading Elite Daily: How Facebook Groups Are Mobilizing Women During Post-Election Frustration
I didn't really sleep last night. There were a couple of missing hours where my valerian root finally took over my body and my mind succumbed to the darkness; but there wasn't really sleep. No, sleep means rest and rest means relaxing, and I most certainly was not relaxed last night. Or this morning. This … Continue reading empowerment through fear
Between my day job, trying to maintain some semblance of a social life, being an embarrassingly dedicated dog mom, and trying to keep my sanity in check these past two months, I've sort of been falling behind in my writing. But, thanks to you, you lovely reader, you, that is starting to change. I've gotten … Continue reading ~falling~ in love with life
I grew up in a very Christian, very conservative household. We went to church two or three times a week, and I never doubted that Jesus loved me. I still don't. But since my days of getting patches on my Awanas vest for memorizing bible verses, some things have changed. Darkness has overcome me on … Continue reading overwhelmed by grace and love
I'm hallow and empty as it is, I could never imagine having to watch my attacker brag about what he does, and still get cheers from a crowd.