The Moment I Met Peeko And Now Nearly His Sixth Birthday

It was the snowiest winter if I remember correctly. Even in the bright light of afternoon, I was in a dark, cold cave that I could not leave, and I hardly had enough strength to consider if I ever would. It was around this time my sister-in-law texted me a picture and wrote she was…… Continue reading The Moment I Met Peeko And Now Nearly His Sixth Birthday

Book Recommendation: The Drum Symbol by Alexis P. Johnson

absolutely brilliant artworkillustrated by Danielle PajakMy Recommendation: No SpoilersThe Drum Symbol by Alexis P. Johnson is the most touching, pleasantly haunting, and gracefully written novel I have read this year. I found this book through a mutual friend who had shared the novel from the author’s page. I was drawn at first to the decision…… Continue reading Book Recommendation: The Drum Symbol by Alexis P. Johnson

2020: New Decade, An Early Spring Awakening

Oct. 24th, Final Revisionphoto credit: https://weheartit.com/entry/349756375?context_type=user&context_username=amelieath1Beliefs, Insecurities, ChangesBetween 2010-2020, I often struggled with thoughts of self-confidence, my own imperfections, finding my creative voice, and not talking too much, though I had hope. I had heard many of the truths I believe now and had written about some of them, but now I believe the ones I wanted…… Continue reading 2020: New Decade, An Early Spring Awakening

Does Non-Judgment Mean To Just Be Crushed?

These are my personal thoughts like all other writings here. Although the style of this post is direct, it is not intended to be ‘the truth,’ but just opinions that have been true to me.Non-judgmental listening doesn’t mean it’s okay for your love to crush you. It doesn’t mean excusing verbal/emotional abuse and thinking they…… Continue reading Does Non-Judgment Mean To Just Be Crushed?