Take a deep breath, now pleasantly release a sigh of relief. It's Good News Tuesdays and we've got good news! Here's a little hope for humanity. After yet another tragic mass shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas last Sunday where 26 people were killed, people nationwide have run to the support of the victims. Through nearly… Continue reading The Time has Come!
What is your purpose in life? Can you envision yourself there? How bad do you want that dream? Are you willing to makesacrifices? What are your short/long term goals? What are you doing on a daily basis to get there? We live in a generation of instant gratification. This has caused us to become irritable,… Continue reading Trust the Process
Many people say I’m brave because of the leaps that I take in life. Leaps such as applying to the prestigious School of the Art Institute of Chicago, standing up to people in high places of power, and for moving to Florida without having any friends or family here. Yet, people don’t see the fear… Continue reading Moving Through Fear
I'm just writing this because it has been sitting on my heart. I've been reading over the past few days about Kenneka Jenkins and her death (Link at the Bottom). The saddest part about this story is that it is not surprising or new the details to culminated in her death. To avoid posting graphic… Continue reading Kenneka, Domestic Abuse, and Forgotten Black Women
Hello Everyone! I apologize for my absence over the past couple days but I come baring good news! I am back with positive news over this past weekend. I went down to Florida for the One God United - Spoken Revolution Weekend and came back with some powerful connections that will be changing Everything's Magnificent in… Continue reading Newness on the Way!
I had planned to write about SZA's CTRL album as I've been listening to at, reading the lyrics, and finding interviews all week. However, I find myself with a heavy heart today. The murder of Philando Castile by Officer Jeronimo Yanez reached complete acquittal of all charges today. I'm sick. I promise I will finish… Continue reading A Moment’s Reprise
My goal for this week is to dedicate this week to women and various topics along the spectrum. I touched on something from the Bible regarding womanhood, I spoke on the Wonder Woman movie and today I wanted to talk about allyship, feminism, and intersectionality. I've been thinking for the past few months about… Continue reading Allyship, Feminism, Intersectionality and Me
Today's a good day. I am out in St. Louis working. So, I'm taking today off. Be blessed. I'll be back tomorrow.
I've been thinking about ways to really share my thoughts outside of the larger, more complex posts. As a bit of fun and randomness, here are 25 random thoughts I've had in the last month. Enjoy. I wonder how living in Alaska with two months of continuous daylight feels. I hate doing anything but Math… Continue reading Meaningless Midnight Musings #1
Today was the beginning of my new position, it was filled with orientations and side appointments. I even moved into the dorms and will be living on a XL Twin bed for the next 10-12 weeks. Yippee!!🙃 So today, while I plan the rest of the week, I'll take off to get my head on right.… Continue reading Taking A Day Off – Sharing a Laugh