In the African American community, it is so common to see so many people excel in different business ventures and entrepreneurial endeavors that they have branched out on and it makes me wonder to myself, is it possible that people can achieve satisfaction from collaborating with their peers, as opposed to being in competition with … Continue reading Would You Rather Win with the Team or on Your Own?: Collaboration vs. Competition
I have now launched a mini storefront on Teespring with a few shirts and mugs available in support of Writing in Color Publishing! To show your support, click HERE to browse around and to purchase one of many shirts, hoodies or mugs to show your support for my new publishing company!
So, I saw this question posed on Twitter and decided it would be a good question for me to answer in the form of a blog post. So many times, we hear young millennials say "I can't wait 'til I'm grown"; and quite frankly, I can remember a time when not so long ago, I … Continue reading When Adulting Got Real
Mother. Wife. Supervisor. Employee. Provider. There are so many times when women who fall into these categories are defined by these words. We are characterized, classified and described with these words and at times, our identity and worth is sometimes only valued based on these things. For five years, I have had the pleausre of … Continue reading A Look Beyond the Titles
Life’s journey all begins in process. I whole-heartedly believe that this life we live in is unique and while everyone has the same overall goal of happiness; the way in which we achieve that happiness is vastly different. We all have our own journeys that we will face, we all have our own truth to … Continue reading A Process Towards Rediscovering Myself
What do you take from the experiences life brings you? Do you take them as what they are and move on, or do you search for the lesson in those experiences? Life is full of countless lessons; some come from good experiences and some come from bad. I’d like to believe that a lot of … Continue reading A Lesson Learned
On 10/14, I announced that I finally am starting up my own publishing company, Writing in Color Publishing, LLC. After careful consideration and back and forth about taking the leap of faith into the unknown, I finally did it and I was extremely happy about it. I just wanted to take the moment to relish … Continue reading Proud Accomplishments!
For the month of October, roughly one month before my birthday, I took on a task of creating affirmations everyday that I use to motivate and keep myself positive. So far, I’ve made 24 affirmations (2 per morning) and it feels really good. I have an app that I use to take words from, and … Continue reading My October Affirmation List
Q: Do I like what I look like? Why? Why not? It took a long time for me to finally be able to answer this question with a “yes.” For the longest time, I would say yes, but be lying to myself. I was always the “awkward” girl. I never saw myself as someone that … Continue reading Loving Yourself
Q: What is something I am ashamed of? How can I deal with this? Have you ever done something and felt utterly embarrassed or ashamed of yourself; or at least known in your heart of hearts that you didn't want anyone to know about it because you knew if someone found out, you'd be ashamed … Continue reading A Low Down Dirty Shame