Am I a woman if I care for you? If I cater to your every need and bow down to you--worshiping you. If I instead chose to align you into the proper position of power does that make me a woman? If I stand up for myself and know how to refrain from your control … Continue reading What Makes Me
Emboss and embroider me with your egotistical tendencies. Taste my abundance of love that envelops your flesh and allow it to clog your mind. Choke on this intuition and lament for all you have done.
I am mad at God. I am mad at God when it is my own fault. I am the only one to blame for my anger. I know these things, yet I am still mad. Knowingly ignoring signs He sent me due to my ignorant mind believing everything was going to work out as it … Continue reading Implicit Anger
Hate is a feeling derived from within ones mind. No one is born knowing hate. Hate can be overcome--it was not here from the beginning. No emotion is instilled in us but love. From the beginning, we are loved and taught to love in ways that may be direct or indirect. Even when you tell yourself … Continue reading To Hate
I reminisce on all of my poor decisions and wonder why I did not fall in love with myself long ago. No man has ever been able to fill the void within me. Only I am able to consult my inner demons and mold my insecurities into self-love that radiates to those around me. I strive to be confident in … Continue reading Love Yourself
I am not perfect, but I do know my worth. I know that I, along with any other woman, deserves respect from a man. I am also aware of the fact that some people do not deserve second chances. My heart is so forgiving, but that is not a flaw of mine. I see the … Continue reading Un-break Me
Society is so fixated around ones appearance. Feeling as if you have to look your best and conform to others around you is something I believe many people struggle with. For me, the way I feel about myself comes from the energy of those surrounding me. I had a not so good time this past year with … Continue reading Self-Image
Nowadays, it is thought to be normal and attractive for women to have bodily parts strewn about and displayed in a sexual manner. Forty years ago, that would not have been acceptable. Low cut tops and the sexual appeal women's bodies posed began to be seen as a breakthrough in society with the third-wave of feminism. In the early 1990s the promiscuous persona of … Continue reading Women in the Media