Toni Morrison- The Source of Self-Regard

Advertisements Memory (the deliberate act of remembering) is a form of willed creation. It is not an effort to find out the way it really was–that is research. The point is to dwell on the way it appeared and why it appeared in that particular way. – Toni Morrison, The Source of Self-Regard

Let’s Be Different This Year.

Advertisements So my birthday was on Sunday, and overall I cannot complain with how things went. I had some me time, bought myself a nice outfit, even decided to put myself together instead of sitting around in my sweats all day (my original plan). Throughout my day, I saw this post on Instagram, and itContinue reading “Let’s Be Different This Year.”

Essential Black Wisdom: Work, Artistry and Success

Advertisements “It’s not the load that breaks you down. It’s the way you carry it. -Lena Horne

Essential Black Wisdom: Work, Artistry and Success

Advertisements Quote of the Day: “Always know there is unlimited power in a developed mind and a disciplined spirit. If your mind can conceive it and your heart can believe it, you can achieve it.” -Jesse Jackson Essential Black Wisdom: Quotes of Inspiration and Strength

Morning Motivation

Advertisements Sometimes I have to remind myself that I’m lit AF and don’t need anyone’s approval to be me. I told myself starting yesterday I would write an affirmation on a piece of paper each day and sit it in front of my laptop to look at all day. I’m hoping with constant positive reaffirmation,Continue reading “Morning Motivation”

Just a Few Gems I Keep Close.

Advertisements There is no shame in needing. Sometimes, you have to cry for no reason to find peace. Sometimes, life is hard. Life hurts. And it can suck. But it gets better with time. Time truly does heal all things; let time consume your pain. You have to dig deep for happiness; it’s ok toContinue reading “Just a Few Gems I Keep Close.”

Leave Enough Energy for Yourself.

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My October Affirmation List

Advertisements 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,Continue reading “My October Affirmation List”

#50Days50Questions: A Lesson Learned 

Advertisements What are some important things I have learned in life? Everyday, I learn something new; whether it be good or bad.  The best thing I can do is take everything in stride and take the experiences as they come to me as they are.  Lessons are just that, and they come into our livesContinue reading “#50Days50Questions: A Lesson Learned “