Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the reach of my arms The span of my hips, The stride of my step, The curl of my lips. I’m a woman Phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, That’s me.Continue reading →
Those were two words that up until 8 months ago described me.
However, on Sunday, those words were forever removed from my permanent file. The final check was placed on my goals I set back in February, and I finished feeling tired and beaten up, but OH so wonderful.
It took me a while to Realize it, but there is a fierce warrior that resides in me, and I think I like her. She came out when I stopped saying, “I wish I could do that”,and I started DOING IT. No longer did I live on the Border of something wonderful.. I was there. Continue reading →
If you have been anything like me the past two weeks your Eyes have been glued to the television watching the Olympics in Rio. Ever since I was a little girl, I have LOVED the Olympics. I will stay up way past my bedtime to cheer on my country. I love them so much in fact, that if cow tipping was an Olympic sport, I would stay up to the wee hours of the morning cheering on team USA.
Of course I have cheered on the favorites of Phelps, Ledecky, Biles, Felix, and Bolt. Each one an inspiration and a pride to their country. However, on Sunday, during the ladies vault final in gymnastics, I found myself inspired by someone I had never even heard of before. Continue reading →