Speak your mind, because biting your tongue hurts (said by a rapper years ago).
Writing from the depths of my heart yields what in me?
What’s your definition of Orenda?
I wrote this back in 2005. Sometimes you need to speak what your heart feels, even though it isn’t pleasant.
I have always noticed that people, especially women are often guilt tripped into forgiving those who do them harm. What if they don’t want to do that? Forgiveness is a choice, not a right.
This was written in the past (ten years ago) when I was deeply distressed. Writing it served as a way to release this pain I felt inside.
Life knocks you down and sometimes people betray you. What do you do? Write it out as I did back in 2008.
Speak your personal truth authentically and unapologetically.
What does a woman do when a woman’s feelings, pain and personal experience is not taken seriously?
This piece was written 14 years ago. Sometimes, we get to points in our life where we just cannot take being under someone who is controlling and domineering anymore. We need to sweep them away in words.