Vacation with Isolation

Disclaimer: I wrote the following post months ago during the heightened timeframe of the Coronavirus pandemic of 2020. But i never posted it. Circumstances have since evolved and the majority of nations around the world are no longer in strict lockdown, so this may be...

Happy Birthday BGP

Two years ago we finally released the dream that had been resting in my heart since 2015. And when I say “we” I mean that I decided to take that leap of faith and start a project that welcomed the internet world into my life of living with a chronic illness. I decided...

Sorry Girl, Your Mom has Cancer

My life as I knew it changed forever back on April 1, 2009. I remember being in the emergency ward with my family, and just waiting for the unknown. The doctor began to ask my mom a bunch of questions about general knowledge. You know, questions like “what day is it?”...

What Grief taught me about Covid-19

I’ve always enjoyed being able to witness significant moments in history. You know, like being able to see the first Black man as President of the United States, or even being able to witness how technology has evolved over the years. I can say that dial-up internet...

Mother’s Day in Heaven

Doesn’t today feel a little bit like a slap in the face? It kind of reminds me of scenes from the movies where only one rescue dog was left in the shelter on Christmas Eve and the rest were adopted. Or like Valentine’s Day when everyone is showing off their beautiful...