I SAID WHAT I SAID, AND THE UNIVERSE HEARD ME

I can vividly remember sitting in the passenger side of my older brother’s car telling him that, “When I grow up, I’m not going to need a man. I can do it all on my own.”

I can’t tell you if it was the constant barrage of masculinity always being thrown around our family or if it was something I had seen on television, but inside of me was a fire-breathing dragon that would be damned if she ever fell victim to that “damsel-in-distress” bullshit-propaganda Hollywood was feeding. Continue reading “I SAID WHAT I SAID, AND THE UNIVERSE HEARD ME”