• Listen to Me When Your Heart Breaks

    November 19, 2010 ishabelle

    The Heart of the Matter by India Arie "It's about forgiveness…" This is absolutely the best phrase in the entire song. Basically, the song is about a woman who got a phone call from her friend telling her that her ex-lover has already found a new love. My favorite line actually has a universal truth in it. Breakups are always about forgiveness, even when there's no love anymore. Forgiveness for the hurt we cause each other. Forgiveness for the wrongs…

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  • Does This Count as Too Much Information?

    October 2, 2010 ishabelle

    According to Wikipedia, Dysmenorrhea is a gynecological medical condition that is characterized by severe uterine pain during menstruation. Most women experience only minor pains; however, there is a good number of women who suffer from pain so sever as to limit normal activities or even require medication. I happen to be one of that good number. I am still fortunate enough to not require medication for the pain (although there have been instances when I take pain relievers). But my…

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