Allison Brown

It Ends with Me

  Trauma. No one likes the word. Many people try to ignore it. Yet at the same time it grabs our attention. For over 30 years, I had kept everything buried deep, unconsciously, with out even realising it. Every so often it would raise its ugly head, just enough so it would grab my attention, through a nightmare or an… Read more →

The Warrior Within.

  Some days I am not very brave.   I can admit that.   Some days there is nothing more I want to do than to admit defeat and give up. But I can’t. There is always something pushing me to keep going. To get back up again. Don’t give up. Because you have got THIS. Straighten your crown girl!… Read more →

The Age of Innocence

Five summers ago I was spending the last day of the year, in the sunshine, while watching the kids in the pool and drinking my favorite wine. The night before I had watched the movie, The Blue Lagoon. While, yes, there was a lot of sun-kissed flesh and golden curls, if you could tear your eyes away from the obviousness… Read more →