Why would I have to worry about homophobic people in my journey....Well simply because when I choose a family, I chose a same-sex couple. Homophobia ~ "Encompasses a range of negative attitudes and feelings toward homosexuality or people who are identified or perceived as being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT)." I know I should not let those people's judgement effect me but when comments are made… Continue reading H is for Homophobia……
The Epic Ending In August of 2016 I graduated with my degree in Business Management. I achieved this while being a single mom, working full time and healing from my past. The day I finally received my ending GPA, I might have gloated a little on Facebook. I was proud of what I just… Continue reading Twist and Turns—The Epic Ending
My 30's I am not sure where I should begin, so I will begin at the present. I am currently 36 years old and I want nothing to do with my biological sister unless it has to do with speaking to my nephew. She could be the last person around and I believe… Continue reading Twist and Turns—-My 30’s
Barbara Alpert says, “Sister. She is your mirror, shining back at you with a world of possibilities. She is your witness, who sees you at your worst and best, and loves you anyway. She is your partner in crime, your midnight companion, someone who knows when you are smiling, even in the dark. She is… Continue reading Twist and Turns—Teen Years
Growing up I had a whole other family that lived next door. They were my second family. If I was not at home, I was at their house. It was amazing to have two families that loved me. With this second family, I had another set of parents, three older brothers and an… Continue reading My Second Family
I don't remember the day I was born but, story be told, my mom had a doctor's appointment that day and was told I would grace them in another month. Someone forgot to give me that memo. My dad decided he needed a nap and shower before going to the hospital. This is very typical… Continue reading Growing Up….