Melanin Monroe. ⋅

If you won't judge my du-rag, I won't judge your red flag.

Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, she became a butterfly.

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1) Have you ever considered moving away from your home state? Not seriously, but the thought has crosed my mind. I do want to have new experiences, meet new people, and get the vibe of some new ...

December 19, 2017

In an effort to write more... in My Life

What do you guys want to know about me? Ask me absolutely anything. I’m pretty much an open book.

December 16, 2017

Tonight! in My Life

Tonight, I came out of the closet to my mom, sister, and brother. So, I’ll come out to y’all now. I’m gay. I’ve known since I knew what the word meant, but I’ve always tried to change it. I didn...

December 12, 2017

Lots of pictures! in Daddy issues.

So bright and alert! I could almost eat cereal out of his dimples! He’s the best baby ever. Barely cries, unless he’s hurgry, gassy, or wants to lay down. He has a lot of hair...

November 28, 2017

I have a baby on the way. in My Life

I’ve been sick. I threw up basically all of Sunday, some of Monday, and once today. I thought that was from norovirus, but, also, you all should know, I have a baby coming. He will be here tomo...

November 27, 2017

OMG, pray with me. in My Life

Guys, remember my cousin who touched me? His daughter’s mother is now in jail for manslaughter.. She killed someone in a car accident, while she was high on pills. Now, my rapist has full acces...

November 27, 2017

Careful what you wish for. in My Life

On Wednesday, when I saw Monday’s schedule, I jokingly said ‘I’m calling in!’ On Friday, I said “I’m tired of leftovers and will not be eating any more, except the greens”. On Saturday night/Sun...

November 24, 2017

Tee-Jay! in My Life

I really hope you guys can see this photo. I caught this smile on Thanksgiving Day. This year has been hard, but I am SO THANKFUL that this little guy came in and made it much better.

November 15, 2017

How do I post pictures? in My Life

My nephew is super cute. I gotta share his photos.

November 14, 2017

I’m an auntie. in My Life

11/13/17. He’s beautiful.

As soon as my nephew gets here, I’m beating his high-yellow (or maybe he’ll be brown?) ass. Causing all these hospital stays for my sister, which then makes me have anxiety. Causing all this st...

November 09, 2017

R.I.P Corey. in My Life

This is so hard. My 28-year-old cousin passed away last night. It was natural causes, but very unexpected. He had health problems and special needs. We didn’t expect to wake up without him thi...

November 09, 2017

Enough already. in My Life

My cousin died last night.

November 08, 2017

False alarm. in My Life

Well, not really. She is in labor, in the hospital, but they are keeping her pregnant as long as possible. She’s 34 weeks, but measuring 37.5 weeks. She’s staying in the hospital until he’s here.

November 08, 2017

She’s in labor! in My Life

My sister will be having the baby soon!!!

October 31, 2017

7-11 in Daddy issues.

Basically, my dad assaulted an employee at 7-11 for threatening my sister. So, he gets to go to jail. Not sure how long just yet. Haven’t had the courage to ask.

He’s going to jail. Details later. I know we have our differences, but I’m scared for him.

October 09, 2017

Know what sucks? in My Life

Having your car repossessed while at work, 1 week after your Grandma passes away. Guess imma have to whore myself out to get my car back. J/k. Sort of.

Yesterday, I faced one of the hardest parts, I think. My cousin came over. Yes, that one. He came in, spoke to a few people, then came to the chair I was sitting on with my Mom. For the record,...

Just need prayers. She passed this morning. It’s very hard to deal with this, especially since we’re different religions.

September 29, 2017

Plz pray. in My Life

My Nannie is actively dying. Plz pray she goes peacefully. And, I know how selfish this sounds, but plz pray I don’t lose my mind over this and the decisions we have to make in the coming days/...

September 21, 2017

Growth. in My Life

I don’t remember where I left off. First of all, I want to say thanks for all the love and support I’ve received while I was going through my issues. You have no idea how much it means to have ...

September 09, 2017

Happy. in My Life

I’m in Manhattan right now. I’m so happy. I’m so glad I got treatment.

September 04, 2017

Back to work tomorrow. in My Life

I haven’t been to work since 8/10, the day before I was hospitalized. Overall, I’m excited to get back into working. Since the day program ended, my days lack structure, which I need. I am ner...

August 30, 2017

Hypochondriac. in My Life

Two new things with me: 1) I am in the process of being diagnosed with Bipolar 2, and 2) I need to be tested for lupus. 1) In the hospital, the doctor wanted to rule out bipolar 2. It’s hard to...

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