Write It Out Challenge Day #4

Prompt: If I were practicing deep self love, I would start....and I would stop.... I want to start by saying, I truly believe self-love is the beginning of all happiness. Why we don't teach our children this in elementary school, is beyond me. I'm not perfect, but I have a lot of self-care already build [...]

Mind, Body & Spirit: A journey of self-love

Being a woman is hard. Being alive is hard. I can't speak to what it is like to be a man, or what it is like to be dead, but these two things I know to be true. In childhood, things seemed much simpler, but as we grow we are exposed to the realities and [...]

Igniting Darkness.

Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional. - I think we've all heard that before. I don't really know what it means, though, because how can you feel pain and not suffer? When people want to know what depression feels like, I find myself oversimplifying it for 2 reasons. 1) If they really care they'll keep asking [...]

Book Review: You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life

I am not a self-help junkie, but every now and then someone tells me about a seriously inspirational book that I just can't miss out on. The first time this happened was with Seth Godin's "What To Do When it's Your Turn, and it's Always Your Turn." That one didn't just change my perspective, it [...]

30 Day Writing Challenge – Day 9

Day 9 Prompt: Color Love What's your favorite color? Write a love letter or a poem to your favorite color. The catch? Do the entire thing without ever naming the color itself in the piece.   To the most perfect hue that brightens each day, Thank you for your rosy, lush goodness and your never [...]