Phenomenal Woman

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

Stronger Than Me

I am not the easiest person to love. I am moody, irrational, emotional, selfish, lazy, unmotivated, needy, yet stand-offish. I keep things bottled up, am forgetful, and often have a hard time expressing my true feelings.

Yet through each and every one of my downfalls stands a woman so tall, so compassionate, so strong, so brave. She never doubts me. She NEVER fails me. And even though I am so UNDESERVING, she loves me unconditionally.

My needs, desires, and selfish wants are always put before her own. Never once have I heard her complain, whine, grumble or moan about ANYTHING life has thrown at her. Continue reading