The Long Road to Betterment

As human beings, regardless of our backgrounds, we’ve become conditioned to evaluate our success in life based on the monetary value of our material possessions. The impact of this trending train of thought has become detrimental to our society, and is especially toxic for those of us who already struggle to find our sense of… Continue reading The Long Road to Betterment


There are times I find that it’s hard for me to accept how things have turned out in life, being 27 and unable to work due to chronic illnesses such as scoliosis and rheumatoid arthritis, to keep it short, has had a huge impact on who I am as a person. This definitely isn’t the… Continue reading Retrospective


  Insecure, an adjective, is sounded out as insəˈkyo͝or… is defined as: (of a person) not confident or assured; uncertain and anxious… Not included in the dictionary is a picture of my face alongside the definition of insecure.  A sentence that I would write using the word insecure would be: Michelle McGarvey, due to her… Continue reading Insecure

Lemons and Lemonade

On a nice, warm, spring day, what is better than enjoying a sweet glass of lemonade?  The only thing that could make that better could be adding a little bit of vodka into it, if you are into that sort of a drink. Lemonade is known to be a sweet beverage.  It has a certain… Continue reading Lemons and Lemonade