October 14th is my born day as Nas would say. Getting older and living to see another day are blessings that I cannot take for granted.
“Real queens fix each other’s crowns” ~ Unknown
Saturday, October 5th, 2002, was my last pain-free day.
“Oh snap, sis, you’re huge!”, I said to myself looking at my big body in the mirror.
There are plenty of things better left behind in childhood but there are some things we should hold on to. The capacity to get genuinely amazed at the smallest things is one of them.