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Bonus Poem of the Week: Standing Up for Oneself

Standing Up for Oneself
April 22, 2015

What’s so wrong with standing up for oneself
In the face of that which is clearly wrong?
Why put one’s true feelings up on a shelf… 98 more words


“NO” is a complete sentence.

“NO” is a complete sentence and it does not require justification or explanation.

To A Man Cultivating Flowers

A man once said I’d benefit
as a flower in his garden.
A patronizing, lusty shit
trying lines I could not pardon.
He may as well have asked me… 74 more words

When it Doesn't Fit, You Must Not Give a Shit!

Do you know how you can hear things in life and think: wow, that’s brilliant and it really hits home, but then you realize it days, months, or even years later – like it’s the first time again?  309 more words


Self Portraits. Selfies. Self-respect.

In a world where Instagram rules, there are selfies. An abundance of selfies. In this abundance I find that we are losing our ability to take self portraits. 286 more words

Natural Light

the trouble with hats

there are approximately 14,402 small holes in the asbestos filled ceiling tiles above my desk at school…

i know this because i’ve made the count multiple times, over multiple years… 1,287 more words

Teaching And Coaching

Rock Out With Me Brunch & Pampering Suite

April Daniels from televisions reality hit show “Tamar & Vince” is in Atlanta to help restore the unity among us women. Entrepreneur, wife and talk-show host of Just Saying who she co-host with Sheree Fletcher. 113 more words