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Fatherless Day

Father’s Day has always been a difficult day for me as I had no father. Instead I had some stranger who lived many states away, who long ago participated in a story book wedding with my mother. 1,439 more words

Life Lessons

Shopping in Singapore: Reflections on Racism and a New (make-up) Foundation

JOY. Having received a postal invitation from one of the top fashion house/beauty brands to go and trial their very latest foundation, it wasn’t too long before I found myself in their boutique store checking it out. 968 more words

WELLBEING

My family saved me - Thank You

Broken inside, the cracks in my life where impossible to hide from them. My pain was deep, my fear was unbearable, but somehow I mustered the strength to not push them away completely. 182 more words

Addiction

Little Fighter

Even though you’re weary, fight on little fighter…
One day very soon your world just has to turn out brighter.
You are qualified to deal with all the obstacles in your way, 128 more words

Being Human

. . . and what happens when relational compromise seems impossible?

(Hey, it feels reeeeally good to be writing again!  I’ve spent the last couple weeks in various stages of recuperating from bronchitis . . . and am profoundly relieved to be feeling almost like myself again!) 456 more words

Relationships

Finding Me

so many years spent
so much time wasted
trying to find myself
when i was here all along
i kept thinking i had to be… 246 more words

Poetry

Those Like Us

that need to be the center of attention
the main reason of life, real or not
the only one on your mind
the world revolves around those, or so they think… 125 more words

Poetry