I Lept & I’m Already Gone

I wish I could have taken you with me. But solo journeys are that way. When I packed up all my things to leave, to go on a new adventure, to take this leap of faith, I didn’t realize I would be going without you. I wish you could see things the way I have…

Oprah Is My Hero!

Oprah Winfrey is my truth-telling hero! I have watched and admired Oprah since the early days of the Oprah Winfrey Show. The video below is the speech Oprah gave on January 7th upon her acceptance of the Cecile B. DeMille Award at the 2018 Golden Globes. Oprah’s speech was EVERYTHING. I marvel at how well…

Bullets & 160

There is an awesome scene in The Matrix known as, Neo stops the bullets. If you’ve never seen the movie, Neo, the hero of the story spends most of the movie— along with a group of others— running from “agents” who are trying to kill him. Neo is often protectively flanked by his cohorts as…

I Am No Longer Her

Nine months. That’s how long I’ve been writing on this blog, becoming a new me, living out loud in some instances, for any set of eyes within internet range to see as they wish. I fought to get here, punched through ghosts and demons, hurdled over voices in my head, the self-hater, the shame-slinger, the…