I pray for the strength to keep choosing myself in the morning
Mother rubs her flawless skin, then rubs her big belly. Blessed with a girl child, she whispers. Mother ties the last pink bow on a head of pompoms, seeing herself in the eyes of the girl she birthed. Heart swells with pride. Mother says go play outside, I have guests, child. Mother says don't be [...]
Siya waited until the last person had made their way towards the front of the bus before standing up, readjusting her jacket around her slim hips and swinging her satchel over one shoulder as she had seen the stylish models do in old copies of Drum magazine.
You deserve to be loved unconditionally, for exactly who you are. I, unfortunately, have conditions...
I love them. They test me, but I love them.
We all started off chameleon-ing through life
I spend the better part of my life filtering what I think and say to ensure the longevity of my relationships.
Pity parties are no fun because can't nobody dance with you (Update, I've changed my mind re psychologists)
I a woman of many talents but none of my numerous gifts are as impressive as the wonders I conjure up in an apron