That Other Time – A Story of High School Humiliation

Oh, God... So now that I've told you about that one time, I gotta tell you about that other time. Last night, I met up with one of my best friends for our Christmas get-together. We have been friends since preschool, and we began sharing stories from when we were younger. So, let me set…

End the Cycle

Have you ever loved someone with everything you have? The love you have for them is unmistakable, but you know they keep you around only because you are convenient? Do they lie and keep you down? Have you realized it's starting to happen, but you stay around because you wish their feelings were real, and…

That One Time – An Embarrassing High School Story

Don't y'all hate when you relive an embarrassing moment? This happened to me this morning while I was driving to work. For some reason, I was reminded of a memory from 2011. I was a sophomore in high school, and I was enrolled in a French course for beginners. In this class, we picked out…

Aha! Identifying and Coping with Manipulative and Narcissistic Relationships

manipulate verb (used with object), ma·nip·u·lat·ed, ma·nip·u·lat·ing.to manage or influence skillfully, especially in an unfair manner: to manipulate people's feelings. Do you think you're being manipulated by someone? Here are a few things I've learned about manipulative people, and my advice on what to do when you encounter them. First, it's essential to understand what a manipulative person does. Things a manipulative person does: Knowingly hurts you, but…

Killers of Chicago Ghost Tour Part 1

Hey y'all! I took another exciting trip over this past weekend to Chicago. FOOD. GHOSTS. CHICAGO. What could be better? I have always had a fascination with the paranormal, and I love attending paranormal events, so when I saw an event on Facebook advertising a ghost tour - I had to go! Plus, I only…

The Live-Action Movie of The Little Mermaid Starring Halle Bailey Reaction

What's up!? What's up!? Y'all! Disney has announced Halle Bailey will be playing Ariel in the upcoming live-action movie of The Little Mermaid! I am so excited. How great will it be for little girls to see another BLACK PRINCESS?! Princess Tiana didn't come out until 2009, and I was 13 - so I didn't…

Season 8 Episode 4 of Game of Thrones “GOT” Sansa’s Conversation with the Hound – Sansa & the Hound Scene Reaction

I can't believe that GoT has ended. I'm still reeling and trying to understand the last episode… actually, this whole season! One thing that I want to talk about is the conversation between Sansa and the Hound. “I heard you were broken in. Broken in rough.” “Without Littlefinger and Ramsay and the rest, I would have…