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
Vulnerability is one of the most important things in art. The ability to convey complex emotions and ideas in form is almost alchemy. Turning nothing into something and attracting the world to it. One of my favorite artists of 2016 came and performed at the NPR:Tiny Desk - Noname. Apparently, NPR is slowly planning on… Continue reading NPR Tiny Desk: Noname
It's been a little over a month since I received my Nintendo Switch and Legend of Zelda Breathe of the Wild. I decided to give a quick update now that the honeymoon phase is over. After the entire gaming universe has gone crazy, how has the game lived up to the hype? How do I… Continue reading Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (1-month review) [Spoiler Free]
For those wondering, the difference between an album REFLECTION and an album REVIEW deals with the content of the writing for my break down. Reflections typically will cover general thoughts about songs but more about the artist's trajectory or feelings the album left me. Reviews typically will be song by song breakdowns. Now, "More tune for… Continue reading More Life (Album Reflection)