Everyday Lifestyle

Reflections of Strength

Since I wrote '10 Journaling Prompts', I've been thinking about one particular idea that I included in the article that resonated so deeply with me, I've been reflecting on the answer ever since. The prompt was ... What, in your opinion, is strength?

Everyday Lifestyle

Essential Life Advice

Advice comes in many forms. Some of it will be sought after and welcomed, while at other times it will be unsolicited and nonsensical. We can choose whether we implement this shared wisdom or whether we ignore it — but there will be a few times in our lives when the advice we receive becomes integral to how we live.

Everyday Lifestyle

5 Things To Consider Before Getting Into A Long Distance Relationship

If you’re thinking of getting into a long distance relationship (LDR) with someone, you should probably consider these 5 things before you do …

Everyday Lifestyle, Poetry

Self-Care: How To Deal With Toxic People

An important part of self-care is to not allow negativity from outside influences to take up space within yourself and control or manipulate your spirit and self-determination.

Advocacy & News

Fueled By Racism and Rage

The 'conversation' Liam Neeson is having is really just an explanation of his actions. To truly examine his past requires taking down the wall of protection so many White people build around themselves to avoid genuine accountability ...

Everyday Lifestyle

5 Comments You’re Likely To Encounter Online

There's no doubt that social media can provide significant personal outreach and community-based connectivity, but like the microcosm of humanity that it's become, it reflects the good, the bad, and the ugly side of us all.

Advocacy & News

The Devil’s Lettuce …

Marijuana is destroying lives in the United States, and something needs to be done about it.

Everyday Lifestyle

Finding Your Compass …

2018 has been a tough year for me personally, and I’m pretty glad it’s coming to an end. With more optimism than pessimism - but with a healthy dose of both - I’m hopeful that the next 12 months will be better for everyone. To help us all on our journey through 2019, here are some little gems of wisdom …