Archive of ‘I Write’ category

When The Girls Talk

When the girls talk of dreams and regrets, love and heartbreak, I almost feel like I’m hearing myself and these conversations are merely ghosts — whispers of my longing and loss that have refused to go into the night and be at final rest. When the girls talk about childhoods that shape them, I think about how […] Read more…

10 Ways to Recover from a Very Broken Heart

Includes: Escape, Time-Travel, Embracing the lies, and some Partying. Lucky are the ones who never had their hearts broken before; but happy and complete are those who have.Looking back on my life at 37, I recall every single chapter of it that’s ended with a broken heart — over failed relationships, painful arguments, death of loved ones, […] Read more…

Mostly Momma, But Not Just.

If I am 100% mother, is there still a part of me left that’s anything else? That’s the question I had been pondering last month when I decided to follow that little voice inside me that was asking me to revamp the blog. One thing that I knew for sure was that I wanted to […] Read more…

There Is A Monster Under My Bed

There is a monster under my bed, and it’s not who you think it is. It’s neither frightful nor fanciful, Not hairy nor wily. It’s a little ball of moss, with the strangest green eyes to match. It wears a timeless smile, complete with half-chewed nails that scratch. It lets me roll around in bed […] Read more…

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