Teachable Not Terrible Two’s

Terrible twos? I don’t believe in them. Every child is teachable. Lauralie is already opinionated, independent and loves to be in control. She’s also the best movie narrator I’ve ever met.    We start our mornings with her telling me to wake up and literally opening my eyes. She tells me she’s “going potty” andContinue reading “Teachable Not Terrible Two’s”

Failed Attempts

“If you’re going to do it, then you cut up and down. Not across the wrist.” I still have a small scar going diagonally on my wrist. The others have faded.  Even if I did it, it wouldn’t matter. She’s literally given me the instructions on how to get the job done. And she’s stillContinue reading “Failed Attempts”

Stories

He tell me stories~Stories only true lovers can share~He tells me his thoughts, his feelings, what’s on his mind and how I can keep him satisfied~He tells me what he likes about me~My brown, smooth skin, my legs, my smile face and hands~He says he can keep me satisfied~Take me to places I’ve never beenContinue reading “Stories”

Unpoetic Teenage Thoughts

These are a series of poems and gathered thoughts that I wrote as a teenager. They were in a black spiral notebook that I kept hidden for years. It’s amazing that I had it up until I was in my mid 20’s. Then for some reason (I can’t recall), I ripped a few pages outContinue reading “Unpoetic Teenage Thoughts”

Perception

Perception is the ability to see, hear, or become aware of something through the senses. It can also be a way of regarding, understanding, or interpreting something, in addition to a mental impression.  I wasn’t close to my mother or stepdad due to the fact that I felt that they allowed their perception of meContinue reading “Perception”

Victoria

Victoria  I hate to lose. I’m very competitive. “You’ll be good at it!” My friend said. “Yea right…I would never attempt and no one would hire me anyway. I don’t even have boobs!” I responded. Then he says…”Bet.” So that Saturday, I drove an hour away to the first place we found on Google. IContinue reading “Victoria”