Monthly Archives: June 2013

An open letter to my beautiful nieces: Amiria Isabella, and Summer Savannah:

Babies, let me tell you something that you may forget in ten years: you are the highlight of my life. The day you were born I announced it to social media, to family, and to friends, and to anyone who … Continue reading

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Brother

  Brother. I wish you were here. I wish you were here to see this. To feel this. Brother. Brother.   Why   did you do what you did to us? To me? I’m not scarred for life but those  … Continue reading

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One Word

Today I was called “beautiful.” Today, I was called beautiful by a strange man with coffee on his breath, a cane, and a sense of humor. To be called beautiful on a day that you feel your ugliest- When you’ve … Continue reading

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