“When yuh see yuh neighbour house on fire wet yours”. “Who have cocoa in the sun should look fuh de rain”. These are sayings that my mom would repeat if we as children would come home with a story about someone else. She was not one to encourage discussions (gossip) about other people, nor would she talk about […]
“It’s not over ’til the fat lady sings” My version of that saying is that ‘it’s not over until God says it’s over’. To be honest, holding on to anything (a marriage, family, friendships, dreams and expectations) can be excruciating especially when everything that you see (sense) signals that it’s not worth it. IT being the energy, the stress, the good wishes and even prayer. Yet we keep on pushing.
“I remember the day I was honest with myself about who I was and how I wanted to be treated. It was difficult looking at myself because my brokenness forced me to recollect who I knew myself to be as a little girl as opposed to the person I had become. I had seriously gone […]