Dear Diary, School has been nothing less than a burden during this time. Balancing this pandemic, work, election season, and racial tensions while also being in school is mentally draining. No breaks, no consideration of the social climate. I’ve never taken online classes, and I will...

Dear Diary, I finally have hope. The stress with this election and the horrific behavior from so many (on both sides) has almost been too much to me while I am trying so hard to keep my head above water with staying safe and away from...

Dear Diary, I've been having anxiety attacks for a week now. Almost every day. I've not really kept track. Ever since Mel's surgery Thursday. Last Thursday...

Dear Diary, I am a surburban black woman.  I have a wonderful husband and two boys, ages 8 and 10.  I returned to school to show my sons no matter what age you are, you can be what you want to be. My husband and I...

Dear Diary, As you all know it is election night and no telling what the outcome will be. I'm not the one to be too policital, but I am going to touch on this election a bit. It makes no sense that this election has caused...

Dear Diary, I’m really crashing. I’m broke. I’m failing classes. And I can’t seem to make myself do anything about it, no matter how hard I want to or how hard I try. I can barely get out of bed these days dealing with my own...

Dear Diary, How do you feel wanted? How do you feel not alone in a house full of people? I'm so overwhelmed between school, work and taking kids to practices, but I still feel alone. I didn't think I would be getting a divorce after 3...

Dear Diary, I’m lost I’m alone. I’m going thru a divorce working 60+ hours a week to do it by myself. I go to school and struggle to balance school and work. I come home to an empty house cause I’m not good enough for my...

Dear Diary,   I hate and love online classes; I originally took distance learning classes because of the need for work and life balance. It helps me with schedules but it doesn't help with my social life. To be honest, I am a shy person and I...