Spring Cleaning Your Relationships

With the springtime in full swing, it's not uncommon for you to get the feeling to want to do.a cleanse of sorts through your life. Some people clean their homes, while others may focus more on their personal lifestyles and determine what needs to be flushed out and what does not. Starting the spring season … Continue reading Spring Cleaning Your Relationships


How to Stay Focused When Your Mind is in Autopilot

Lately, I have been feeling completely out of sync and in a rut creatively and in regards to my productivity. After some long and much needed self-reflection, I realized that my mind and my body were basically in "autopilot"; meaning I have been merely going through the motions of my day, my routine, my writing, … Continue reading How to Stay Focused When Your Mind is in Autopilot

Self-Care Sunday: Let the Tears Flow

Sometimes our best self-care comes from emotional releases. Most times, emotional release comes from a specific issue or incident, but other times, release can be just because it needs to happen.  You may be having a mediocre day at work, going through issues at home, and even though those things may not tip you over … Continue reading Self-Care Sunday: Let the Tears Flow

Dear Radiant,

You seemed to have quite a glow about you this month! Was there something different about you?  New hair?  New clothes?  Nah, just an overall new me! First off, you've been a lot more centered than usual; attribute that to your new meditation schedule that you've started (going on 60 days consecutively twice a day … Continue reading Dear Radiant,

Life Isn’t Linear: How Getting from Point A to Point B Gets Interesting

How many of us get from Point A to point B in straight path with no issues or bumps along the way? None of us?  Thought so, lol. I don't know anyone who has taken a straightforward route to get to where they are today.  The pathway to success is not a guaranteed "one-way street" … Continue reading Life Isn’t Linear: How Getting from Point A to Point B Gets Interesting

Self-Care Sunday: Baggage Claim

Bag lady... You gon' hurt yo back, Draggin' all them bags like that.... Why do we carry all of our baggage around with us in every situation in our lives? Why is it that with every negative experience, we don't take time to release whatever it is and whatever weight that goes with that experience, … Continue reading Self-Care Sunday: Baggage Claim

Happy Anniversary Write, Live and Love

Today, 3 years ago, I started my journey towards blogging on this very site. Since that time, I've been through many names, many ideas, many themes, concepts and styles. One thing that's remained the same is this: I love writing for my followers and I love sharing my small part of the world with you. … Continue reading Happy Anniversary Write, Live and Love

#BlackGirlMagicGoals: Ava Duvernay

My last and final feature for Black History Month on #BlackGirlMagicGoals is the one and only Ava Duvernay, the filmmaker and director extraordinaire! Ms. Duvernay is a writer, film maker, director, producer and screenwriter.  Ava began her film maker career in 2008 with her feature documentary, This is the Life. From there, she did a combination of … Continue reading #BlackGirlMagicGoals: Ava Duvernay