We now know that we must prepare our wombs to gestate a child in order to have the greatest chance of producing healthy progeny. What women don't tell each other, or anyone else, is the truth.
I am in two poetry groups in my area here near Chicago, USA. I feel so lucky to have these friends and associations with writers. I like short poems best.
I have always wanted to be a journalist. No wait, that’s not entirely true. While in high school, I decided I wanted to be a lawyer. Fate had other ideas though, and here I am – a journalist.
[LAST UPDATE: 19 Jan 2015] Welcome! There are two quotes that affirm the power of dialogue (the first step to healing the -isms of anything):
Being the Pollyanna that I pretty much have always been, I've often been told that my views on life aren’t realistic, or that my beliefs, such as everything happens for a reason are 'such a cliché’.
Date: July 09 2010.
What is truth? Is it something to hide from? Is it something to repel from? Or is it something that should remain unknown?
What led me to come into the Pulse community, was its declaration of Women Speaking for them. For over a year now, I feel that I have not been able to do so.
Today is the 14th Earth Day of my first daughter whom I lost because of speaking my truth, the truth, about my culture, my status as a women, sexism and racism.
What is the truth anyway? Is it something we strive for all our lives? Does it need to be reached?