Leo Season reflections

After the intense, emotional rollercoaster of cancer season, here we are in Leo season. Leo season brings bold, playful energy. I’ve definitely been feeling it and it’s starting to lift me out of my depression funk. I am a Leo, and in true Leo fashion, already celebrating my birthday any chance I get. August 15th […]

Love letter to my body

“My belly- that refuses to tuck in, even though I haven’t had children which I beat myself up about from time to time. Telling myself I can’t possibly really love myself until it does this magic miracle of carrying and birthing a baby, then and only then will I have solved the puzzle of womanhood […]

Experiencing Murder and Attempted Murder as a Teen // Guest Podcast Episode

I was on a lovely podcast with Mandi of the Mourning Meeting. Content warning: graphic violence It was so nice to be able to tell my story and I hope it is helpful for others who may be experiencing grief and traumatic loss. You can listen to the episode here: Experiencing Murder and Attempted Murder […]

My first mammogram

About a month or so ago, I was in the shower and decided it was a good time to do my self breast exam. I was feeling pain in my left under arm/breast area. Now, I rarely do them, mostly because they terrify me. My grandma (mom’s mom) had breast cancer. And my mom was […]