The world is so big. Sometimes it makes her feel so small, So insignificant, So unimportant, That it crushes every hope and dream she’s ever had.
When the walls start closing in, And the doors begin to close, The window of opportunity slams shut, And a feeling of helplessness begins to sink in.
I’m not that girl. I’m not that important. I’m not that amazing. But I am me, and I am genuine.
Tonight I found myself watching the fireworks next to someone I love dearly. As we watched them, I was reminded how amazing and lucky I am to have him in my life. Him, his wonderful family, and everything being with him entails. Among those things, I was thinking about how in less than 20 days…… Continue reading Independence Day 2017
Life is a process from beginning to end. People grow and change within the process to posses the skills and beliefs and attributes they do. From learning how to walk and talk to learning the alphabet and how to count to delving into concepts and culture as an adult. No matter where someone is and…… Continue reading Process
I never had that natural instinct when it came to swimming. There are parents out there who put their young babies in the water, and somehow they miraculously know how to swim without instruction. I, however, would’ve been the child that accidentally drowned in that attempt. To this day, I am a weak swimmer, and…… Continue reading Dive
As a new blogger, one of my biggest concerns is everything has been said before, by different people, in different ways. Being inexperienced at writing publicly is something that is super intimidating, and it’s definitely stepping out of my comfort zone to approach something I’ve never actually done before. So, I’m just going to be…… Continue reading As A New Blogger
You are wild. You are free. You are everything that is meant to be.
For the past 3 years, I have lived with foster children. It has been quite the experience, and quite the battle with my sanity. I went from having 16 years of being an only child in a quiet house, to having screaming children constantly running around the house. They have all been a bunch of…… Continue reading Welcome to the Family