Poetry

When Souls Collide

We chased the moon and the stars together but was that too much? We held on forever was that not enough? We fought waves and currents. We chased away trials and tribulations as heavy as the ocean’s shore. And still with every breath my heart yearns for more. There’s a deep yearning. Almost feels like […]

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Inspiration

How To Stay Mentally Healthy During The Summertime

“Depression is a demon. It has been my worst kept secret, but also being my worse enemy for so long it’s helped make me stronger.” – AJ Looking back, my most depressive states have been during the summer time. Growing up, the summer time was when I realized I didn’t have very many friends to […]

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Inspiration

Opportunities, A List of Things That May Be Keeping You From Them

The old saying “life begins when you step out of you comfort zone” sounds so cliché, but it’s the honest truth. Nothing really comes to those of us who refuse to explore. Nothing comes to those of us who refuse to take on new risk and challenges. If you want it bad enough you suck up the anxiety, push out the fear and get to work. One of my goals in 2016 was to quit talking myself out of opportunities. When they knock take them. Yes, new jobs, career changes and fresh opportunities can be scary. But one thing I have learned, if it doesn’t scare me half to death it isn’t worth it. Here’s a list of things that may be holding you back from new opportunities.

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Inspiration

My Do’s and Don’ts For Living Your Best Life

There is no time like the present to begin living your best life now. When I think of living my best life I try to really consider what that consist of. I focus on eliminating anything superficial or equating material possessions as a means to my happiness. I always say that I want to have […]

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Self-Love Sunday

Self-Love Sunday: 5 Things Self-Love Taught Me In 2015

“It’s a fulfilling feeling when you start doing for yourself what you always wanted to receive from someone else. Buy yourself those flowers. Take yourself to that movie. Being comfortable being a single woman and wanting to be a single woman are not the same thing, in case that wasn’t clear.” – Morgan Pitts (Founder of #BlackGirlsWhoBlog […]

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Self-Love Sunday

Self-Love Sunday: Seek Freedom

In my eyes to be free is to walk in a place of peace. Freedom to me means to know wholeheartedly that God is with you and He is for you, therefore insignificance and failure are irrelevant to you. Very often I dwell in a place of reflection. I often think about where I came […]

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