The World Today is Crazy

I have to hop on here and say something. This world, and in this case, this country, is crazy. Here are a few examples: A woman walks into her neighbor's apartment and kills him, but only gets 10 years prison sentence. Note: murderer is white, victim is black. Judge hugged murderer after the sentencing. Hugged … Continue reading The World Today is Crazy

When there are no words

I haven't been able to write for a while now. I try to express myself on social media and even that has been meh at best. There's just so much I want to say... yet when I go to say it I find I don't have the words. Even when I'm trying to have a … Continue reading When there are no words

Concentration Camps in America

concentration camp noun Definition : a place where large numbers of people (such as prisoners of war, political prisoners, refugees, or the members of an ethnic or religious minority) are detained or confined under armed guard —used especially in reference to camps created by the Nazis in World War II for the internment and persecution … Continue reading Concentration Camps in America

Domestic Violence and Victim Blaming Too Often Go Together

With the recent arrest of baseball player Obudel Herrera for simple assault (alleged) of his girlfriend, the subject of domestic violence is back in the headlines. A common mantra played out on social media is "she's probably lying" by those who would rather assume the situation is all a big lie. Below are statistics on … Continue reading Domestic Violence and Victim Blaming Too Often Go Together

Shame on you Alabama!

Whether you are pro-choice or pro-life, what Alabama has signed into law should upset you. Anyone who reads my blog with some regularity knows I am adamantly pro-choice. Nothing anyone says will change my belief that the government has no business regulating my reproductive rights. That being said, I can respect someone else feeling differently, … Continue reading Shame on you Alabama!

Successful Relationships

I repeatedly see posts asking "what are the secrets to a successful relationship/marriage" on social media and as articles. I can tell you without writing a long blog about it. #1 COMMUNICATION - If you do not communicate your wants/needs/feelings in words to your partner/friend/colleague, they won't know them. If you want them to spend … Continue reading Successful Relationships