To My Best Mommy Friend Who Lost Her Father To Covid-19

I’m so sorry for your loss. I never wanted you to understand the pain I do every day so soon. I may know what it’s like to lose a father, but I can’t even imagine the pain you’re feeling right now. It’s a greater pain than I will ever feel because COVID-19 took him from…

Grieving For A Mother Takes Time, So Keep Your Head Up

As I look out the window as the rain falls from the sky, I wonder if the pain of losing my mom would even heal itself or at least I will learn to cope with her death. The truth is I don’t think I will never heal or learn to cope. Why, because a loss…

Just Because I Have Dark Thoughts Doesn’t Mean I’m Suicidal

Life isn’t always butterflies, and unicorns like everyone thinks it is. It’s much darker than a lot of us would like to admit. Days are full of frustrations and struggle that not everyone can handle on their own. And life is also full of loss. But I’m not afraid of death.  So does that make me…

To The Girl Wishing, She Wasn’t Motherless

I never imagine how much pain I would be in seeing others with their mothers until I lost mine. It’s like a knife stabbing into my heart multiple times. I hate feeling envious of other moms with their moms and grandmas with their grandchildren. My heart just broke into a million pieces every time. Some…

20 Anxious Thoughts That Try To Drag Us Down

Anxiety twists all of the thoughts inside of your mind. Anxiety whispers lies into your ears all day long. You can’t help, but listen to every word without second guessing yourself. You wake up every morning wondering what it’s going to tell you today. You stay up late soaking in a bath of negativity; you’re…

Depression Sends Me to Wonderland

Depression tells me many lies throughout the day. It calls me names and brings me down on the daily basis. But the biggest thing depression loves to tell me is I’m always wrong. It’s like I can’t win or hear over the whispers. I wake up every day wondering what depression is going to tell…