Friend

I have a friend I know her well She is determined Stubborn Strong She is fierce, a rebel You never know what to expect She is ever changing Growing, surprising us all You can see it in her eyes She has no quit Noble Full of respect Ally in your battles General in arms I […]

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Dare

If no one dared to be different We would have never moved forward Stuck in hate, lost in genericness Creativity dried up and gone It’s those who dared Who weren’t afraid Changed not only the game They changed the players To the ones that lit the way We will try not to smother the flame […]

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Norby

**Warning, the following deals with sensitive material, that it is deeply personal and has some graphic content*** Every once and awhile, the best of intentions are shattered and you are left wondering where it all went wrong.  You blame yourself for something that was never your fault and shy away from everyone including yourself. Until […]

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Women

Never judge a book by its cover This goes for women too All one of a kind Molds that are made to be broke More then a body, A beautiful mind Friend, foe, leader, ally Our basic human rights will not be revoked Live as equals Demand equality, same as you Our mission clear Our […]

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Wish

I wonder if I’ll ever forget to miss you Go a day without seeing your face Have no reaction to the mention of your name For a time when I don’t want to hear your voice Hating every minute of your choice Will the days stop being dark The night endless I desperately want more […]

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Menstruation Man

Ok…. Don’t get weirded out by the title….it is not weird.  It is one of the most male driven feminist stories I have heard of in recent history. Arunachalam Muruganantham has been dubbed Menstruation Man.  What started as a mission to help his wife turned into a movement in India. Here is his story for […]

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A Woman of my Bloody Word

A few posts ago, I wrote about period poverty.  First thank you for all those who read and shared the post on Facebook and any platform that it was viewed and shared.  In that post I talked about talking about periods and how we as a society needed to work on ending the shame and […]

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xoxo Sparky ❤️

Today is the day years ago I was nervous to meet you Tomorrow Is the day I met the future Today is the day I sat on the cusp of love Tomorrow Is the day I didn’t know I met it Today is the day I contemplated backing out Tomorrow Is the day I will […]

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