On Mother’s Day 2015, I surprised one of my closest friends, POETIKMIND, by featuring her in a Mother’s Day blog! It meant everything to her because Poetik’s diagnosis of a brain tumor is what has impeded her ability to have children.
She was so excited and encouraged by this post: (Please read)
…that it encouraged her to share this never released blog (below) she wrote pertaining to the matter!
As one who was barren for the first 4 yrs of our marriage myself, I humbly share my Sista’s story of #Infertility
Meet Plus Size Model & my beautiful friend LiMarie “POETIKMIND” Lewis….
INFERTILITY. There, I said it. The word itself feels like a bad word sometimes. Holding its own weight and carrying a list of stories, tears and heartache. I will not be silenced anymore!
I am the 1 in 8 couples that has been diagnosed with infertility and I will admit it right now, it has been one of the biggest emotional rollercoasters of my life. I have had my up days and my down days, times where I would be walking through a park and see something as simple as a woman pushing her stroller and I would just burst into tears. Then I would have days where my hope and faith felt strong and I felt inspired to continue pursuing other dreams and visions while I wait on my blessing. You see, I know God as a healer. In 2004 I was diagnosed with a brain tumor that was…
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