I Love This World Too Much To Allow Someday To Be Today

I Love This World Too Much To Allow Someday To Be Today

I don't fear the idea of loving you. I don't fear the idea of being in love with you. I don't fear the idea of embracing love with you. What I fear, has nothing to do with you. The concept of love seems simple enough -- yet, everyone has their own vision, their own story, their own [...]

Hello, My Name Is

Hello, My Name Is

Proverbs 3:5-6: Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Hello, my name is Defeat. I’m sure you can still recognize me. Hello, my name is Regret. I’m sure you haven’t had enough of me just yet. Seeking moments left and [...]

Life Is So Much More

Life Is So Much More

Life is so much more than settling down. It’s so much more than searching for love in another human being. It’s so much more than following society's norm -- than following the crowd through every step, forward or backward, throughout your twenties and beyond. Life is so much more. Life is about time. Time to [...]

Your 20-somethings Are For Choosing Self-Love Over An Almost Love

Your 20-somethings Are For Choosing Self-Love Over An Almost Love

“To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else – means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.” – E.E Cummings  I used to think by 25 years old, you should have your shit completely [...]

[en-dure] verb: to withstand with courage

[en-dure] verb: to withstand with courage

 The truth: I am a writer. And as a writer, I write what is honest and real, even if it's painful to see, read, or hear.  The purpose: I write to encourage; I write to inspire. I write to let someone, somewhere in the world know that they are not alone. I write to be [...]

#MeToo

#MeToo

I am brave. I am honest. I am strong -- at least, today I am. Sexual assault.  Two words that make people feel ill-at-ease to see, hear or say out loud. Maybe you’ve experienced it too. Maybe you have a similar story to share. Maybe it wasn't you, but your best friend who had to [...]