A Most Unwanted Gift

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCqMKVeaUWI I woke up to him on my birthday, just like I'd been hoping and praying I would. My phone started shouting "YUMMY" at me after only a few hours of sleep, and my eyes snapped open like the last firecracker to go off. He has his own tone because I want to know when…

30 Days of Truth, Day 17

Day 17 — A book you’ve read that changed your views on something. Confession: I've been reading the same book for over a year. I'm about 12 pages in. It's not that I don't love the book, it's that when push comes to shove.... reading is the first thing I abandon. Not out of desire, but…

30 Days of Truth, Day 7

Day 7 — Someone who has made your life worth living for. This is easy. I gave birth to her about nineteen years ago and she is the glue that holds our entire family together. My Little Red. She's her mama's pride and joy, her Grandma's favorite and flames on feet. She's more co-parent than sibling…

Power

My mother grew up in Utah and was raised in the epicenter of the obedient female. God-fearing housewives listen to their husbands a little too much in my opinion, but whatever keeps the home fires burning. She knew one thing for certain, and that was that she would never raise a child there. She moved…

Mr. Panacea

The Songbird has been chirping loudly at me for months. S- Dude. I don't get it, but if he isn't coming after you, then walk away. J- I'm trying. S- No, you're not. You need to fuck somebody else. This has gone on for far too long. I hate seeing you suffer like this. J-…