Identifying Love

I didn’t want to stare, but I couldn’t look away. There she sat on the bench waiting for her break to end so she could go back to work at a job that she hated. It made her feet hurt and her backache. She didn’t think she was smart enough to get a better job, so…

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Beautiful Disaster

Being a parent is one of the best gifts that can be given to you. It’s a tricky gift, and sometimes you want to hand it off to the highest bidder, but you don’t. I’m blessed to have three kids that just so happen to bring about every emotion known to man in one day.…

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Real Men Do Cry

Little boys act tough, but men show their weaknesses. I can’t imagine being told not to cry because it makes you look weak. Take a moment and really think about how that sounds. We live in a society that urges men to mask their feelings and emotions. Then we want them to show compassion to…

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I Still Got It

As I approached my car, which seemed like a mile away from him, he screams out MA”AM ARE YOU MARRIED? 

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Gratitude! 1018 Views

I welcome everyone new to Belladonna’s Flashlight and for everyone else, Thank you for staying! I hope you enjoy being apart of the fam and will continue to read and join in on discussions. I love hearing from you all.

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One Last Cry…​Maybe?

I’m having a moment today, and the tears are streaming down my entire existence. It is happening more and more, and I can’t control it, so I figure let me put on a sad song and look at old pictures so I can really enjoy my cry.

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You Can’t Rescue The Boy In The Man “Part 2”

You Can’t Rescue The Boy In The Man “Part 1” There he lay in his bed, waiting for the sunlight to come through his window. The sun gave him hope and security. Nothing terrible ever happened to him when the sun was out, at least not yet.

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Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I believe that everything should be done in moderation. Too much of anything can be harmful. With that being said, I am in the health profession, and I always preach to my clients that too much sugar is of course, unhealthy. We should all remain mindful of our sugar intake.

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Why Coming From a Broken Home May B​e Better Than Living In One “Part 2″​

Sometimes you have to take a step back and reflect over the things you desired to change as a child and make a conscious decision to not let history repeat itself. It’s not easy to walk away from someone you love and let go of what you want the relationship to be. Allowing yourself to let…

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