The rose that grew through the concrete Mannerisms discrete Unlike the roots that’ve nurtured her She’s managed to stay unique Unattached to the streets Stems growing due to strength from underneath Each petal is like a metal Growing through adversity The elements of the earth Harmful to her from birth Fearful she’d never make it Willing…… Continue reading
When you’re alone, when you feel alone, when you feel emotionally, mentally and physically exhausted and you sit and think to yourself, you surround yourself with darkness and doubt. Your fears are played in front of your eyes on a big screen and you have a front row seat to your failures and doubts. You…… Continue reading Surface.
It’s amazing how much pain we are able to endure. From the smallest pieces of rejection, to the biggest heartaches that eat away at our soul, we managed to maintain. Time and time again, we’ve heard people say “life ain’t easy”. People constantly tried to feed us advice and hand us the necessary tools to…… Continue reading Soul Food
Recently, I spend more time turning book pages and less time scrolling through timelines. In efforts to heal my soul, I have been reading books that stress the importance of self-love, self-acceptance and self-awareness. I wish to share an excerpt from the exceptionally written book titled The Mastery of Love – Don Miguel Ruiz. I…… Continue reading The Mastery of Love
A broken heart has a way of making you feel out of place. When I visualize a broken heart in my mind, I see a crooked crack right down the middle. Each half represents something different. Not 2 different people, rather 2 different emotions (depper than “should I stay or should I go?”). Think of…… Continue reading The Idea of a Broken Heart
Today, I found my journal/diary from high school. As I skimmed through my entries, I realized that I am currently experiencing the same pain I felt 5 years ago. At first, I was disappointed, thinking to myself “Wow, I haven’t grown up at all”. As I continued to read each word, I became aware that this…… Continue reading July 2012
All women have an inner goddess, some just haven’t been introduced to her yet. Thankfully, you can meet and embrace her whenever you’re ready. The scale doesn’t have to read a certain number, you do not have to wait for the approval of others, and it’s never too late! Being a goddess isn’t about the…… Continue reading Her.