The Sun

In a week full of dreary days The Sun struggled to shine Today, in all its peaceful beauty, The Sun is at home in the sky ©Megan Matos, June 2016

4.15.17 Our Wedding Day

The day of our wedding is one that I will never forget as it is the first page of the greatest chapter in my life. It was a beautiful morning that started off with crepes by the pool. We lounged around all afternoon until it was time to get ready for our ceremony. After taking a…

Something Blue

Ten days from today, Andrea and I, along with an intimate group of family members will be catching a plane to Las Vegas. Twelve days from today, Andrea and I will be exchanging our vows and beginning the next chapter of our lives together as a married couple. Thirteen days from today, Andrea and I…

New Year New Mantra

To believe is to do and the way to see it through starts and ends with you. Capable am I to boost my spirits high. Take a chance and defy I. via Daily Prompt: Capable ©Megan Matos, January 2017 Header image downloaded from

2017: Challenge Accepted

Growing up there were two things that were almost guaranteed to me in school and they were a C average in math and a 20 minute mile run time. While they have no direct correlation to one another they were two things that I absolutely dreaded having to complete. I remember contemplating lading wrong during…


Tangled are the lights in the box of decorations
bumping bellies with the ornaments and tinsel garland
Handmade treasures filled with memories that are worth more than gold

…and After

Little victories bring the greatest satisfaction because it’s a reminder achievement is possible.


These times were the start of the darkness
The fuel of resentment for who I was
The growing hatred for what I looked like
The piercing anger towards my body
The self doubt and unworthiness that became my background music