I write entirely to find out what I'm thinking, what I'm looking at, what I see and what it means, What I want and what I fear.
SOMETIMES YOU HAVE TO GIVE YOURSELF PEP TALKS. LIKE "HELLO. YOU'RE A BADASS WOMAN, DON'T BE SAD. YOU GOT THIS AND I LOVE YOU.
Character — the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life — is the source from which self-respect springs.
The women I love and admire for their strength and grace did not get that way because shit worked out. They got that way because shit went wrong and they handled it. They handled it in a thousand different ways on a thousand different days, but they handled it. Those women are my superheroes.