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Burying yourself in work when you are suffering is terrible advice!

I know, I speak from experience.  I found that in my past my only way to survive was to bury all feeling and emotion and turn on the autopilot function.  Get up, parent, work, parent some more, feign interest in… Continue Reading →

Goal: publish in another magazine… can you help?

  A while back I posted my story about hiking on the Appalachian Trail.  I wrote the piece for the Appalachian Trail Conservancy in hopes of being featured in their myATstory journal magazine.  The contest allows submissions from people from… Continue Reading →

Confidence and vulnerability, the most lovely space between two points will always be a curve.

For the inquiring minds… I recently had a conversation about my pictures.  The pictures where more than “normal” skin is exposed.  Not bathing suit pictures, but the pictures that elicit people to respond.  To take a second look, regardless of… Continue Reading →

Whatchu got in that cup?

Y’all I have said it before, and to myself on the reg, but, I will say it again, you cannot pour from an empty cup.  You cannot be for anyone what you are not first for yourself.  You cannot give… Continue Reading →

My two cents; Have you ever considered…

So, I had someone reach out asking me if I had ever considered that some people to forget. Forget the abuse, or the bad relationship, the attack or the break up.  Forget?!  As if, that is even possible sans dementia or… Continue Reading →

Jane.

I have been working on this first story for months as I mentioned in my last post. “My hope is that it helps anyone in need, that it sheds light on the epidemic of Domestic Violence, that it gets you… Continue Reading →

Let’s talk about this!

A few months ago I decided I wanted to interview people who had experienced Domestic Violence and tell their story.  I have told pieces of my story and I felt like it was a way for me to reach more… Continue Reading →

Sometimes you are the fisherman, other times you are the bait.

Or something like that. At least that is how my life feels right now.  I have successful days and then I have days, like today, where I am left feeling completely demolished. The day itself was not so bad, my… Continue Reading →

WHY I blog-so-hard

I have never had any formal writing lessons or training outside of English classes through out my school years. I write what I feel and how I speak.  Those who know me know IG stories are proof that I enjoy… Continue Reading →

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