Embrace the cycle

Everything always works out in the end, even if it seems like they wont at the time. I struggle with patience when it comes to things out of my control, patience is a tricky one for me. When it comes to people, I have all the patience in the world, when it doesn’t really affectContinue reading “Embrace the cycle”

Just in time

Even the most put together people fall apart sometimes, the most successful ones too. I do not pretend to be anything that I am not, and I most certainly am not perfect. I am a firm believer in going through the process and being true to your feelings even if that means completely falling apart.Continue reading “Just in time”

Emotional safety

Today I want to talk about something very close to my heart. When I was 8 years old I met my best friend, When I was 34 years old I lost her. She died in a car accident. We fought like crazy, for everything, but one thing I could always count on was that sheContinue reading “Emotional safety”

What it means to me to be a woman

It’s women’s month and at the beginning of this month everything was sunshine and happiness, but as the month went by it became lots of rain for me. Life has taken a difficult turn and all because that what life does. It goes up and down and its how we deal with the storms thatContinue reading “What it means to me to be a woman”

Self confidence is sexy

I used to believe that outer appearances are so important, and to some they are… but, when what you look like on the outside becomes more important than who you are on the inside then you have some major inner confidence issues that you may want to address. When I was younger I used toContinue reading “Self confidence is sexy”

See the beauty in the storm

I’ve come to realise that we sacrifice so much of what we truly want to make life convenient for other people. Those people are not doing the same for you always. It’s important to be true to how you feel about what you need and make it known, because if you find yourself in aContinue reading “See the beauty in the storm”

When it rains it pours… or does it?

We are all a work in progress , sometimes we need to be made aware of the things we do to sabotage our lives even unknowingly. This is my story.

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”

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”