Born breach 27 hours after my mother started labor, I was welcomed as my parents’ first child. Their baby girl. My mother and father were young. Twenty-one and twenty-two. I used to think that they[…]
God won’t give you more than you can handle. Who said that? “Ok,” I tell myself just when I am about to snap like a dried up twig. “I can handle this. I can do[…]
I used to think that all my problems stemmed from my childhood. I blamed bullies, bitches, and boys for my mood swings. They were such inconsiderate jerks. I used to think all of the men[…]
Everyone is a writer. A Poet. An essayist. A memoirist. You encounter creative genius every day on social media and online. Musings of souls that must emerge. They are sharing truths, for validation of thoughts[…]
playing with thoughts, inserting your ownto and fro we swing thependulum of coherenceone foot in the land of reason, the rest of our night we dangleprecariously over the pit ofself-destruction
Material possessions are worth nothing.It is love and family that counts for everything. Before the after, I tried to have it all.Long days added up to years of lonely rambling,came to a stop when I[…]
I met him in 1988. I was fresh off the plane, fresh new meat.
We met at a party thrown by my agency.
I will never forget him. Pinched lips and all.
Notoriously gregarious, Donald was always in attendance when there was a fete where models could be counted as a dime a dozen.
I remember him cruising the crowd. Surveying the landscape. I knew from day one that he was a womanizer.
This is the story of how my life changed when I discovered that my vagina is an entity unto itself. My personal experiences have lead me to believe that it can be dangerous to be[…]
Do youhear me? He asked. Repeat what I just said. No no noyou have got it wrong What the fuck is wrong with your head? This isn’t back then. I used to scream with rage[…]
I never breathe, not deeply, not with intent. If I think about the rhythm of my breathing I end up dizzy. I have the terrible habit of holding my breath too long as I mull[…]