It’s Time to Dress Like a Woman

Jackie Semmens Girls

I say, yes. Let’s dress like women from here on out. Let us clothe ourselves in dignity, in freedom from fear, and love. Let us pick up our shields of acceptance and compassion. Let us don cloaks of never ending determination.

Love Did Not Protect Me

Jackie Semmens Postpartum

Before I had children, being tired meant staying up late to finish a paper in school, or feeling run down from a mild illness.