I am Emily

Emily is a random name chosen by me to tell the true story of how women in our society are abused. Through this month I will continue to tell real life stories of women that have had to endure the pain and suffering of being abused by men. These are not all stories about myContinue reading “I am Emily”

I am not afraid to stand up for what I believe in.

Happy womens month to all the beautiful women in the world. I have DECIDED to dedicate this month to something I hold close to my heart. I have never truly been expressive of how deeply I feel regarding the topic of Gender based violence along with women and children abuse! I am going to beginContinue reading “I am not afraid to stand up for what I believe in.”

My process of change

I feel like I’m in the process of change. I know this because the last time I was in this season it felt exactly like this one. I am fidgety, I feel dissatisfied, its like I know that I need growth, I know that I need to add more essence but more importantly remove whatContinue reading “My process of change”

Reset

I read somewhere that when you focus on a specific thing that it will ultimately find its way to you. I tried this out and funny story, it actually works. I drew up a list and 2 years later after zoning in on my list as often as possible most of the things on thatContinue reading “Reset”

Finding Passion and excitement

I had a conversation this week regarding my journey of finding passion or being excited about life. I remembered a time when I found excitement uncomfortable, I did not express passion for anything or excitement. I lost my freedom to be excited when I got let down almost every single time something excited me. ThisContinue reading “Finding Passion and excitement”

Just for me

This piece is about my vision for my life, for myself and how I feel so close to it that I can taste it, but something holds me back and I never seem to grab a hold of the things that are right in front of me, the things that are meant for me, butContinue reading “Just for me”

Broken connections

I thought everything was good; that I was doing all the right things, making all the right choices and finding all the proper connections that I needed in life. Truthfully life is so much better now than it has been in a very long time, because I have made so many improvements and adjustments, butContinue reading “Broken connections”

Perspective and timing

I was hiking with some friends and a valuable lesson was learnt along the way. Something I knew theoretically but putting it into practice was a bit of a wake up call for me. The reward for this hike was a waterfall that we all got to see and enjoy but when we arrived oneContinue reading “Perspective and timing”