Reasons I'm Like This
Inspired by @hillary79 and @ShawnKelly (Go read their's first!)
- •That time the neighborhood kids gave me the nickname of "blue eyes," called my sister "blue eyes medusa" and called my other sister "medusa."
- •The time a white woman called 4-year-old me "half" when she saw me with my father.
- •The time I had $10 to spend at the mall, and my friends each had $50. So they got clothes and I got snacks.
- •The time my parents got divorced, and I became invisible.
- •The time I had 34D boobs in 7th grade.
- •The time my friend slept with my ex.
- •The time I made 2 dance teams, and found my purpose in high school.
- •The time I went to a Historically Black College.
- •The time I almost killed my friend because the car I was driving started to spin.
- •The time I got mono.
- •The time my friend waited 6 months to tell me she had an abortion because she thought my Christianity would cause me to hate/judge her.
- •The time I mentored a 14-year-old foster kid and she died in a car wreck less than a year into us speaking daily (or more).
- •The time I ran a construction company startup, and made more money than I could spend.
- •The time I found my people. Li.st