Eulogy to the Girl I was Supposed to Be

Eulogy to the girl I was supposed to be. Eulogy to the girl I thought I was going to be. Eulogy to the girl they predestined for me. Eulogy to the girl I wished to be. Eulogy to the girl I never could be. Eulogy to the girl they thought me to be. Eulogy toContinue reading “Eulogy to the Girl I was Supposed to Be”

From a girl on the margins

For the girl on the margins… Who has grown accustomed to tears To loneliness And the feeling of unwantedness For the girl on the margins… Who has tried her best to find a way to live in it, through it and despite it For the girl on the margins… Who has tried to be strongContinue reading “From a girl on the margins”

Pit Stop: Where are We and Where are We Going?

Hey all! Welcome back to my pink room. Grab a seat, get comfortable, we might be here for a little while. Today we are continuing on with another installment of our “Schooling and Roots” series. In this particular post, we hope to do two things: (1) Take a moment to reflect and contextualize what weContinue reading “Pit Stop: Where are We and Where are We Going?”

A School of our Own Making

Hey all … welcome back to my pink room! Grab a seat, get comfortable… we might be here for a little while. I promised a couple of weeks ago that we would get back to the “roots” so today we will do just that. We are jumping right back into our investigation of the “roots”Continue reading “A School of our Own Making”

An Unexpected Year, Healing and Care w/o Pretense

Hey all… welcome back to my pink room! Grab a seat, get comfortable… we might be here for a little while. So last week I began a story that today I hope to finish. We are going to jump right back into the story so before reading on make sure to check out “Monday Musings”Continue reading “An Unexpected Year, Healing and Care w/o Pretense”

Monday Musings: An Invisible Time Bomb, An Unexpected Year and A lot of Tears

Content Warning: Mental health and ideation Hey all… welcome back to my pink room! Grab a seat, get comfortable we might be here for a little while. So I thought we could start the week off just talking about a story of my own. I want to let you in on a conversation I haveContinue reading “Monday Musings: An Invisible Time Bomb, An Unexpected Year and A lot of Tears”