As a "millennial," I do believe I've been plagued by the "instant," bug. I want it all and I want it all now. Granted my patience has been tested and without a doubt will continue to be tested throughout my life. However, I still attempt to be in total control of the situations that occur in … Continue reading Focus Friday: Losing to Gain Wisdom
One of my favorite hobbies growing up was reading and later came my love of writing as well. Anyways, due to my love for reading I have always been given books as gifts from family and close friends. So it saddens me that this challenge only asks for "3 books on my shelf," because I … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 24- Books Galore
Today's topic is actually quite interesting to me. "What makes you different from everybody else?" is such a broad and complex question for me. On this journey of self discovery and personal development within the last few months I've indulged in countless YouTube videos that discuss this topic. Many videos I've seen and posts that I've … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 22- Who’s That Girl?
I am officially 15 days into my 30 days of me challenge and I am super excited. For those who might be unaware the reason behind this challenge is to enhance my consistency with blogging. Therefore I took it upon myself to make writing/blogging a daily habit. Alright so today's challenge is another favorite because … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 15- Everyday I’m Shufflin’
Today's challenge calls for one me to focus on one of my favorite topics ever...MUSIC!!! Alright so as much as I want to go all the way in on this post I'll refrain. I want to keep these challenge posts as short and sweet as possible. So the challenge asks for "Songs that you listen … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 10- Music Puts Me in Control
There are several people who have inspired me up to this point in my life. I could go on for hours about the phenomenal women and passionate men within history whose stories I seek for refuge and comfort to endure life's many trials. However, for the purpose of today's challenge "A picture of someone or … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 7-Latest, Greatest Inspiration
Alright so Day 1 is "A recent picture and 15 interest facts about yourself." Here goes nothing... I am the 7th & youngest child of my family. My first official language was Cringlish (A mix of creole and english). I've been a creative writer since middle school. I've lived in five different states. My first … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: September 1st
Our society is inundated with this blaring message that in order to find love you must first love yourself. While there isn’t anything inherently wrong with this message, my issue is with the fact that the journey of self-love is often tied with trying to find your “true love.” Why can’t we simply learn to … Continue reading Focus Friday: 23 Ways To Embrace Your Splendor
For Your Enjoyment While Reading 🙂 Remember how as a child your first real dream was to just be 18? Then your next dream was to be somewhere in your 20's. It never really mattered the exact age but you just knew that once your hit your 20's it would be lit asf (as fuck...for … Continue reading stuck in these damn 20-somethings
So now you know what you're good at and you're ready to take a hold of it by both hands. You are ready to flourish! But there's one element missing. You're not sure how to make it all work. Well let's start this off in the right lane, slow ya roll. The first step should … Continue reading Focus Friday #6: Unleash Your Power
There's always this part of me that is full of regret when it comes to my talent or creativity. I'll think to myself well I'll be damned folks like Keke Palmer are literally my age doing the things I've always desired to but I'm nowhere near their status. I really love and admire Keke by … Continue reading Are You Ok With the Struggle?