For decades, women have suffered through oppression and being silenced by our male counterparts. Fighting for equality in every aspects of our lives, voting was just the beginning of the struggle. In America today women are paid 20% less than our male counterparts, according to the Institute for Womens Policy Research. One third more women… Read More To end oppression means to redefine the standards and create new normalcies.
The smell of fall weather in the midwest is something that I can never grow sick of. I love going home to the smell of the crisp country air, the leaves changing colors, the baggy sweaters, pumpkin spice lattes and lets not forget that its football season. What a wonderful time to be alive. Yet,… Read More He put his hands on me, and I couldn’t even protect myself…
Its been a long time since I have made my way to my blog. I have missed writing so much, and it seems I have so much to say. So lets see where I should start.. oh yeah, with the most exciting new stuff!! I got a puppy! His name is Oliver Winston Cross, and… Read More Why are women asked to be silent and brush off the actions of men, but men are never held accountable for their actions?
Life insurance.. whats that? Oh yeah that thing that adults get when they get old so if they kill over we can protect our loved ones. I made the decision to get life insurance and started the process through my USAA. I was so excited to call my mom and tell her that if I… Read More It was never about the premium.
Life in some or another always comes together as it should. I relearn this concept every day. Let me rewind to a month ago and share from then and now. I visioned in my head how this blog would go, but I just wasn’t sure when it would happen. I have missed writing in my… Read More I did it.
So, I am not sure where to start and I am kind of starting early on my blog today because I am unsure how long it will take me to write it, if I will even end it off or erase it after I have wrote what I wanted to say. Lately, I have struggled… Read More I Am A Survivor. And This Is My Story.
Monday. Something about Mondays, they make me hopeful that I can be better than I was the week before. Every week I get better and I learn something new. Its like a new beginning 4 times a month. How can you not enjoy that? Sometimes, I have a case of the Mondays and don’t wanna… Read More Oh, Monday.
Just another Sunday. Today was Easter for most, but for me it was just another Sunday. I remember a time when I celebrated Easter as a child but I think we only celebrated as a family tradition because society celebrated. We never went to church, or did the whole lent thing, we just woke up… Read More Just Another Sunday.
Kindness. This word to me means the unconditional giving of joy, happiness and love. Kindness can take us a long way, and I truly believe elevate us to a higher level. Im not sure when people stopped practicing kindness in their every day lives, or maybe they never practiced it, ever? I, as a cancer,… Read More Kindness. It should start with you.
Sometimes, I wonder if people really think about the things they say before they say them. I am all for advice and seeking new information from people, but only if they have a substantial amount of knowledge or experience in the things they are trying to talk about. If you don’t know what you’re saying,… Read More I was Raped is NOT on my forehead.