Short Story: The river of dread

The river of dread overcame me, like the dam keeping it back couldn’t hold any longer and the river had to pass through. The river was littered, those upstream didn’t seem to care and so down came their trash. The unwanted goods.  It is beside me how they were able to get depression, anxiety and […]

The In-between Size Struggle

It has been about seven years since I wrote about a girl named Jes’ challenge on advertising, specifically calling out Abacrombi & Fitch. In that time I admittedly eased back into not noticing what size models were or really focusing on the impact that all these extra thin models might be having on, well, on […]

Blocked

I had a weird dream last night. I was at your house, in some room watching someone I knew in college being extra cute with their kid. Snap after snap. I was waiting to see if you were driving us to go get a gift or if I was going home. I was tired of […]

2020 Goals or something like that

CROSS POST with YMTL blog! Love myself Actively and openly address my mental health Wake up for work on time, every day – maybe wake up earlier on the weekends, maybe Put my health 1st – actually schedule doctors appointments, stop stressing about the impact taking time off work for my health will have on my work […]

2019 reflection, kinda

CROSS POST with YMTL blog! I don’t really remember 2019, not as a whole or even a blur. It is just kind of blank. Looking back at pictures from the year I have about 90% pet pictures to jog my memory. Given that, here is what I gather – I made a career change that […]

#tbt Untitled – Jan. 01, 2010

And she was right, let down was ultimately a part of her daily routine. Maybe that was what she thrived on; the excitement, the build up, all to be followed by the let down – a strange hurt. Maybe it was her high. This time was different though. Let down did not mean game over […]