I’m a lucky girl to have so many amazing women in my life. What usually leaves me both speechless and smiling ear to ear is this: 254 more words



Having an unexpected responsibility placed on you is a test of character. It also shows the trust placed in you. It’s up to you to do the best you can to live up to this trust. 37 more words


Hard times

Having a hard day shows you what your priorities are and how honest you can be with yourself. It’s easy to have a nice word for others and make promises when life is going well. 55 more words


Character and hard work

You can look at the struggles in life and walk away, giving excuses, or look at them as challenges… and opportunities to grow. No one ever said it would be easy to be a good person. 199 more words


Reading List: Mother Love by Rita Dove

” This is how easily the pit/ opens. This is how one foot sinks into the ground”

– Persephone Falling

Just finished reading this collection of poems by Rita Dove!

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A year went by

With the blink of an eye

Your voice still echoes in the empty corridors

And I keep going back

To reassure your absence… 46 more words


22nd August 2016...

One year ago today my I watched my dad get taken away in an ambulance and it was honestly one of the most heartbreaking things that I have ever seen. 1,042 more words