Quiet

I started to say something. You did ask. Telling me that at some point I had to open up and let you into my world. The words came out slowly, and I tried to say everything as clearly as I could, digesting the fact that I was indeed giving this a chance. To let someone…

Just A Random Womanly Thought

“I am strong, I am invincible, I am a woman.” My middle school choir teacher, Mrs Longoria Russo, always made us girls recite those words to her. And I always questioned why. Ladies and gentlemen, I know when you all see me, you think “I didn’t think I could meet supergirl in person.” I know,…

Why my January Optimism?

I commence every year with a resolution; a promise to myself and perhaps others to be a better version of myself – whether this means hitting the gym, starting a swearing jar, reading more books, etc.  But why do most of us fail to keep it up? What happens to that fierce desire that seems…

Halloween Random Facts

1. Apparently in some places, animal shelters refused to let black cats out for adoption because some people would sacrifice them. ARGH. POURQUOI?!?!? 2. If you want the best Halloween experience, go to New York. They go crazy over this. The dead is rising!!! Dead is rising!!! 3. After Christmas, guess what’s most popular in…