Finding Her Magic

Finding Her Magic

By Andrea Costrino As I read her words, “Would you PLEASE consider a guest blog on my website? Your writing is so inspiring and real. I just love it.”……… Instant, full-body chills of excitement washed over me. A feeling that was...
Pink and Pearls

Pink and Pearls

by Vennessa Walker Pink and Pearls in honor of the First but not the Last Madame Vice President. I debated which string to wear for today’s historic inauguration: the pearls my mother gave me or the ones I got for myself? As I considered each, I realized that if every...
My Weight and Body Image Battle

My Weight and Body Image Battle

If I had a nickel for every time I felt shitty about myself because of my weight, I would be rich. Filthy, stinkin’ rich. Like, Bill Gates rich.  Feeling unhappy with my body and my weight has been a running loop both in the background and in the forefront of my...