I could be happy now. If I never lose another pound I can still choose to live the life I want to live.
It’s not enough to pull over and be a bystander to a cycle of violence that will continue unchecked. We have to do more.
All I had wanted was to do something that would last. But that’s how it is with motherhood, isn’t it?
I couldn’t explain how afraid I was of new people and this new place. The fact was, I didn’t know how to make friends…
Instead of doing all of these things in an attempt to satiate ourselves, we just have one thing to do, that’s to show up.