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mental wellness

The Face of Depression

Goal Digging Women

On my 28th birthday, I jumped out of a plane. I had been saving up for it and was really excited to cross it off my bucket list. (I had also been thoroughly researching the site for which I purchased the Groupon and realized I had only about a 2% chance of splattering to the ground, so I said f*ck it. Let’s roll.) My pictures show my progression of thoughts: You crazy. Oh you real crazy. Are you sure you…

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My life as a special needs mom

Diary

Hey y’all!  Carmen here, sharing a very intimate part of myself as a result of recently having received the absolute sweetest private message from a woman thanking me for sharing my story with this networks beautiful Brown Skin Women…

Love found me after I found myself

Diary

A couple years ago (with my therapists support) I made a list of all the qualities I absolutely would not accept or tolerate in my next relationship, as well as absolute must have qualities. Cheating, lying, manipulation, verbal abuse…

Life is too short to always be at war with yourself

Diary

I have become a better, gentler version of myself.  In no particular order as a result of… Losing my dad without getting to tell him I love him one last time.  Ending a life-changing relationship with a verbally abusive…