Uncategorized

Peace

Be warned - This may be the most conceited entry I've written. I will not be offended if you choose to stop reading. Last night I had finished doing the usual household things, locked the doors, pulled the shades, and began my nighttime routine. I looked around at the home I had made for myself,the… Continue reading Peace

Poetry

Syncopated Apathy

I don't feel anymore sympathy You've drained the last of it out of me You're a never too distant memory A scar on my upper thigh I've been hanging around Wonderland They've made me their queen I slayed the beast And now the crazies run free, yeah Freaks like me I'm twelve feet tall now… Continue reading Syncopated Apathy

Advice, Childhood, Uncategorized

Identity

I have been called a variety of names in my life. My birth certificate says my name is Chanelle Davis. That's not my name. That name wasn't even chosen for me. When I was seven I learned to write out Chanelle in cursive. I loved it. I would start with the curve of the capital… Continue reading Identity

Advice, Uncategorized

Thanks

"Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul." - Henry Ward Beecher I think I did it. I realized the key to a life filled with joy. Some of you might say, "well duh", at this revelation - it took me some time to accept how truly simple it is. I see a… Continue reading Thanks