Inspiration

The Core Magazine

I guess after you put years and years into your own personal blog you begin to think what’s next. I’ve thought what’s next for the last two years or more. It wasn’t that I was tired of my blog or blogging, but creatively it was becoming unfulfilling. It stopped being challenging on a creative level. […]

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Inspiration

Watching Myself Die [Poem]

I scrapped the skin from my body trying to cleanse all of what felt like sin…  My eyes drained for days on in. As my mind ran rapidly, yet clouded with judgment. I felt fearless yet hopeless, all joy has gone without notice. No warning labels, no smoke signals. Just brokenness. Broken pieces, empty prayers […]

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Inspiration

Your Self-Care Is An Important Life Investment

“Make sure everything you’re internalizing is healthy and contributes to your self-care journey.” – AJ As you all know, I am a HUGE advocate for self-love and self-care. My journey to fully embrace myself over the years has been a difficult one. Not only did I have to fall in love with everything about me, […]

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Podcast

The Core Ep. 8 | Emotional Dumping

In this episode I catch up on how I got sick in June and life took a halt. I also get you all caught up on my social life and the value of setting boundaries for the people who believe in emotionally dumping. Listen to Episode 8 Here. iPhone Users You Can Listen on iTunes […]

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Inspiration

Curbing The Desire to Speak Negatively About Others

The other day I was texting a friend, during our random small talk, the conversation took a hard left. They began to discuss someone else very distastefully. I did not know this person but the entire conversation made uncomfortable. Not that the conversation would have gone differently had I known the person they were speaking […]

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