Own It!

“Yet, isn’t life like that?  As soon as you think you’ve overcome a feeling, a thought or even a habit- here comes a situation to test your response, to reveal your level of growth.  Today’s dressing room nightmare was one of those situations, coming to test my perception of that little pudge around my mid-section that refuses to leave.”©Simone Holloway, 2020.

Running Backward in Fear

Hello old friends, new followers and fellow bloggers-  This weekend was an interesting one, to say the least.  It was supposed to have been the weekend, I moved into my new place.  Unfortunately, life had alternative plans that it failed to clue me in to until after it was determined my move date would have…

Ghosts

Hello old friends, new followers and fellow bloggers- I was listening to Andy Mineo’s song “Ghost” and I got to thinking….how many of us entertain ghosts? Ghostly people, ghostly heartbreaks, ghostly regrets, ghosts that haunt us when we are feeling low in our spirits about what we are experiencing with life. It’s as almost as…

Abandoned House 

I walked into an abandoned house, it was dark and grey. Dust settled as the door swung open, blowing on the floor the mysteries of your dossier. The curtains were heavy and drawn closed, my nose was welcomed by a horrendous stench. It was the smell of dying flesh mixed with dying dreams. Was I…

Body Shaming

” I am fearfully and wonderfully made…” I take a deep breath and say the scripture over and over- I am beautiful with my love handles. I am gorgeous with my muffin top.

Reintroduction

“Let me introduce myself once again to you…
My name is Mo. “