Learning to say goodbye when needed will open up the space for a hello.
Learning that I needed heart bypass surgery and then learning I need to be my own advocate for the procedures that followed.
Why can't anyone have their own opinions anymore?
Sometimes we can't say what we would like directly, and the only way to get the feeling out and have further peace it out is to write a letter; whether or not the person(s) intended read it
The best romantic relationships really do start with a truly solid foundation of friendship.
Just a semi poetic musing on the events that have been taking place in my life recently.
Learning that it is okay to grieve for what was supposed to be after a divorce.
It's very difficult to find love when we don't love ourselves.
A poem written while I was thinking of a dear friend.
There are times when the song can speak for us when words won't come easily
There are many forms of abuse that aren't visible. We must all learn the signs, and if we are victims, need to find the courage to speak up and get help.
Two words that are often used interchangeably incorrectly.
A brief account of my experience with adoption.
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month is September.
This is inspired from several places, my previous article Girl vs. Woman, conversations with friends of both genders, and my own personal experiences.
A tribute of sorts to the passing of a friend, and how their death affected me.
It's tough journey to change everything to become who you want to be.
A brief overview of how my mother's alcohol addiction has affected me.
Just some observations and thoughts on how society has changed in their attitudes towards one another.
The struggle not only of myself, but any parent, who has a child with disability. The key is to educate yourself for answers.
The final purging of a bad situation, where I realized that I don't need to forgive me, I remained true to myself with the circumstances presented.
A hub about finding the strength to forgive someone, and then finding the strength to forgive yourself. Both are important for our peace of mind.
A quick little poem writing a couple years ago when the dynamics of a relationship totally changed.
My own struggles with writer's block, and hopefully writing about this will help move myself past that.
Knowing that looking to the past for answers, and learning from the answers, helps to not make the same mistakes in the future.
A short poem that acknowledges the thoughts the majority of birth-mothers have, but don't say them aloud. These are the silent thoughts that don't get uttered very often, if at all.
Religion hopping isn't beneficial to us, it only heightens the feeling of being lost and alone.
This hub is about how we need to take responsibility for how our words and comments can affect another.
My view on how we unconciously allow our thougths to dictate the outcome of a situation.
Just an observation of how we change how we speak or act depending on what is around us.
Just a cheeky look at a cliche that is used too often as an excuse.
My personal thoughts on gay marriage. Nothing more nothing less. Marriage is about love not gender.
Just a brief observation and tribute from me to our military. Just letting them know this is one civilian who sees the sacrifices they didn't have to make.
This is about how I deal with people, no matter how they have treated me in the past. I reveal how friends have called me a glutton for punishment because of still being friendly/nice with some that don't deserve it.
My own observations on the differences between how a girl reacts and how a woman reacts. They are different because of the maturity levels of each one. There isn't a certain age that this occurs, just through experience is being a woman obtained.
A look at how someone can fall into an abusive relationship. It isn't an immediate thing, it happens slowly over time.
A look at how I perceive myself after a long meditation. This also has insight from others into me.