Fitting Room Feels

Give me snakes, heights, tight spaces, them all. But please don’t give me fitting room feels with shorts two sizes too small. As I enter the store I head straight to the back, Where faded denim is piled high in a stack. I grab 2, maybe 3 pairs at most, Hoping the fitting room might […]

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The Raw Truth: Emily

Comparison.  We are all guilty of it. I grew up comparing my life to everyone around me. My sister, the skinny, tan, social butterfly. My friends, athletic, smart, tall, always had boyfriends. Then there was me, wanting to change every possible aspect about myself. I hated my hair, my skin tone, my body shape, my […]

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The Raw Truth: Sophia

So here it is, my raw, unfiltered, honest truth: I have felt isolated by rejection and have experienced love through forgiveness. I have been misled by expectations and had them restored with honesty. I have lived through crippling anxiety and had it dissolved with trust. It’s been raw, it’s been rough but it’s my truth. […]

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The Raw Truth: Katie

2018… man there’s a tough crowd out there! Why do we look to others for gratification? Why do we let others make us not believe in ourselves? And good grief why do we morph ourselves into someone we are not for approval of others?? Why do we let others get comfortable hurting us… because they […]

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The Raw Truth: Tate

I am not my disability. Here is my raw truth. For me, it goes back to the fifth grade. Okay, rewind a few years before that and the time spent being analyzed and picked apart from the inside-out. It seemed to be a merry go round of tests, tests, and more tests with a discouraging, […]

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