life, self

Why Everyone Has A Purpose

Purpose in one's life is important. I think without that, there is no reasoning behind life. There is nothing to justify the ends to the means. That definition of the word differs from person to person. Merriam-Webster defines purpose as a noun in two different ways, “something set up as an object or end to… Continue reading Why Everyone Has A Purpose

mental health, poetry

The Inability

A Poem No one ever knew of her pain. She wore her cross that she was born to wear so well. She hid every attack like a concealed weapon used in a mass shooting. There are several of those each year. Her attacks were several times each day.  Some may say, She is absolutely ok.… Continue reading The Inability

mental health, Women's health

I’m Learning How Not To Be Ashamed Of My Mental Health

Photo by Valeria Ushakova on Pexels.com I can’t believe I’ve come this far. Finally, I said the words aloud to someone else besides my husband: I have depression!! I’ve never been so open about my mental health. For most of my life, I hid it, ashamed at being labeled crazy or psycho, even worried that… Continue reading I’m Learning How Not To Be Ashamed Of My Mental Health

health, Women's health

Here’s My Experience With An IUD

Photo by Ralph Rabago on Pexels.com I got pregnant back to back, so when I went back to the doctor for my checkup after having my daughter, I knew I wanted to discuss getting on birth control. I didn’t want another surprise baby. There are so many different choices to make now. I always used… Continue reading Here’s My Experience With An IUD