WE are at a pivotal moment in the history of the United States and dare I say, the World. What’s telling in this moment, is that among the deaths, wars and fighting we are not listening. We as a collective, have not learned the lessons of kindness and the spirit…

This gift came in the form of punishment. Not from GOD, but from the cruelty of others. One thing I have learned in this life is that; Ms. Patti LaBelle was correct. Beauty buys what a child gets for free (from her song “Little Girls”). What if you are not…

Cancel Culture, being on social media in these times can expose you to some of the worst behaviors that can be experienced in the human psyche. Just like repeated blows to head can cause CTE and other neurological damage to the brain. The ability for duplicitous people to obscure their…

I would love to spare sharing the intensity of the Pain, but this is not the time to shelter you from the human experience. The experiences I have experienced are still frightful in the back of my mind. The feelings are akin to being shot in the Face and Fucked…

A Cancer Diagnosis is devastating, mentally, emotionally, physically, spiritually and financially! This is why I had to ask my Children, Family, Friends, Co-Workers, Church and Community to pray for me. These are the life events that I have encountered with this diagnosis.

I received my diagnosis of Breast Cancer on…

Don’t you love the sheer and utter hypocrisy of some men as they work to control women and their bodies. Let’s talk about some of the white and black men in so called positions of power. (We also call these folks the status quo.).

The selling of souls is great…

I have people in my life that have been severely damaged by abusive criticisms. For the people that don’t know the difference between giving a loving critique and hurtful criticism, here is a word for you.

Gentle correction comes with Love and is given to uplift and support the person…

When I look over the stages of my life. I remember when there was another me. I was my eight year old me. (Let me warn you up front this is not suitable for children.) Living in a land filled with oppression and misogyny was very terrible for a child…

Michelle The MydNite Writer

I have written poetry for many years. I write books for children too @ tmrcus.com. Just here on Medium expressing myself internally. Enjoy!

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store