Category: Reflections

Goddesses & Flowers

April, 2018 I’m convinced that if beauty can be found in it, there is a goddess dedicated to it. In springtime, we are surrounded by youth, love, and light. Fertility symbols and flowers bearing fruit. I Imagine taking a bite of the first fruit from my father’s plum tree and the juice dripping from my lips […]

Are You Real?

A few months ago, while surrounded by many unfamiliar faces, I was asked if my breasts were real. Without missing a beat, I responded by proudly stating that “they are 500cc of silicone.” Then I was quickly asked why. Why did I get breast implants? Without hesitation, I found myself explaining that because of my […]

Harmony and Truth in Desire

Desires fuel us. They drive us and they can lead us to destinations unknown for reasons unknown. I remember in high school having the strangest desire…to chew paper. It turned out that my iron count was super low and the symptom – craving non-food items like paper and ice – did nothing to remedy the […]