Happy?

The pressure to be happy is exhausting Society telling us it’s wrong to feel Sad Angry Anxious Mediocre We are supposed to be on all the time. Ready to laugh, smile, always be upbeat; positive. They (whoever they are) create this mounting pressure to be at 100% every moment of every day. Its exhausting. However […]

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Remarkable Grace

I have a friend who has this quiet courage. She’s not boastful or conceded, she doesn’t pretend to have answers to her questions or act like she has it together. She’s real, raw, vulnerable and is learning to navigate through her life. She stumbles and loses her way, finds herself and pushes through. My friend […]

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Need me

In the dead of night, when the silence is deafening and you feel like all hope is gone. That’s when you will need me the most. When the pain becomes to much to bare and the walls start caving in. That’s when you need me the most. When happiness is but a memory long faded […]

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Because you need to hear it

Every moment spent in doubt Is time denouncing change Becoming greater, better, more deserving Its hard and worth the struggle Hindsight always knows Don’t hide away your uniquely individualized gifts Trust you are better than you know. Than you can even fathomed ever dreamed You may feel lost, helpless even Don’t It’s the dark lying […]

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What kind of person?

What kind of person are you? Are you the one that lives in the past Or embraces change with encouragement Do you allow those you love to make their own mistakes to learn from Or interject with your experiences assuming the same outcome What kind of person are you? Do you love with wild abandonment, […]

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Dare

Dare To Be Different . Dare To Be Extraordinary . . Dare To Be Uniquely Unapologetic Perfectly . .You

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Begin

Our story is coming to an end We have no more words to share No more sick justifications as to why We have cut out loses Patched up all battle wounds fresh and newly scarred Conceded, mutual white flags. I am tired of being consumed with the hate you invoke You’re tired of being suffocated […]

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Doubters

For all those who say you can’t Do For all those who say you’re not smart enough Learn For those who say you’re below average Rise For all those who you say you’re weak Fight For all those who say you’ll loose Win For all those who say you’re nothing Laugh Show those who doubt […]

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It Can

It can be unfair Harsh Cruel It can be just Inspiring Beautiful Whatever the hand you need to play It can be ruthless Damaging Cutthroat It can be humbling Modest Genuine Whatever the temper you need to act It can be insulting Belligerent Crass It can uplifting Spiritual Motivating Whatever the tone you need to […]

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Advice to Me Years Ago

Don’t apologize for; . Taking up space Having opinions For being strong Or for being a girl . Always; . Act with intent Go after your dreams Believe in yourself Know you are better then you know . Never; . Compromise your beliefs Lose your integrity Make yourself small so someone else can be big […]

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