Avatar photo

Mariann Martland

Mariann Martland is a writer, a seeker, a lover, a friend. She wholeheartedly believes in the universe, love, connection, and strength of human spirit, even when she is overwhelmed or confused by life—and there is usually at least one moment in each day when she feels overwhelmed or confused by life. Through writing, she dances in the dark and breathes in the light. More of her words can be found at

I Believe

At times in her life, Mariann Martland's voice has been so small that she could not stand up and speak...when, instead, she has hidden...

Five Minutes

Some parts of our healing process can take years to work through, yet others can find us in the most unexpected moments and change...

An Open Letter to My Rapist

According to the National Institute of Justice & Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, 1 in 6 of us are victims of either attempted...