Come On Girl, You Got This!

"Come on girl! You can do this." She heard her other self say to her. The question though was not whether she could. She knew she could. She'd proven against most odds, despite hospitalization, despite debillitating medications, despite...never mind, you get the point. The question now was whether she would make it without losing herself. … Continue reading Come On Girl, You Got This!

Grace was my “Cheers”

"Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name and are glad you came." "Cheers" theme song by Gary Portnoy & Judy Hart Angelo On Sunday my Beloved and I went to service at a UU church in another town about 10 miles away. I had heard from a coworker, that they were a … Continue reading Grace was my “Cheers”

Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

Being given a pregnancy test EVERY time I go to see a doctor, no matter the complaint Being sent home with tylenol when I was passing kidney stones Being told the manager needed to be called Being told not everything is about race Being told as an educated Black woman I had nothing in common … Continue reading Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired