Memento Mori

“Memento Mori” - remember that you will die. I have the phrase tattooed above a depiction of a skeleton lying on his grave toasting a drink with the devil. The symbolism behind this is for us to embrace our mortality. The skeleton represents us and naturally the devil is the embodiment of death. Toasting a … Continue reading Memento Mori

We’re All Special… Right?

“Everybody is special” “Everyone is unique”. If that really is the case, then I mean technically we’re all the same. So in our “uniqueness”, we’re creating an almost paradoxical realization that we’re actually all the same. These are just random, nonsensical thoughts that I’m sure anyone can unravel and call me out on, but personally … Continue reading We’re All Special… Right?

Boys Don’t Cry… Pt 2

Laying in bed, trying to peel back the layers to get  through the wall that is shutting me out I, I say to him “you seem very uncomfortable talking about what is going on with you”, surprisingly he agrees. Maybe I'm surprised too. I don’t know what it is about being a woman and feeling like you can fix a man, … Continue reading Boys Don’t Cry… Pt 2

Boys Don’t Cry…

After my last post, an avid reader of my blog and friend, contacted me and asked we write a piece on this topic. I immediately agreed as it is an epidemic. Now I'm not going to lie. It's a morbid topic but it definitely needs to be addressed. I mean it has, but I feel … Continue reading Boys Don’t Cry…

Tips on a Better Life

Some tips on better living: “Not everyone has a heart like yours”. This rings true, as often, we expect to be treated the way we treat others. We presume that because we act a certain way and do certain things, the people around us will reciprocate the good nature. This tends to lead to unhappiness … Continue reading Tips on a Better Life