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February

Thoughts on Self-Control

There are some things in life that we can't control. If you are like me then you want to be in control of everything and when you can't it's not a pretty sight. Of all my years of living (which is few or great depending on how you look at it), I have found that… Continue reading Thoughts on Self-Control

February

Good Grief

Death is an inevitable part of life, we're all aware of that fact, but when it's close to home it's a hard and terrible thing to cope with. I am writing this from a place of turmoil. I don't know how this will go but as a part of loving myself wholly, I know I… Continue reading Good Grief

February

Well…

I find myself, at all times of the day, telling other people that it's okay to be different and it's okay to breathe and let it just fall into place. When on the inside I'm secretly controlling everything in my life, even from the tiniest of things to the largest portions of my day. Some… Continue reading Well…

March

Oh Baby!

Like most women, I am a multi-layered individual. I pride myself on the tough times I’ve been through and survived. I pride myself on my ability to get knocked down but surprisingly get back up and keep moving forward despite the fact that what I really want to do is cry and not do a… Continue reading Oh Baby!

March

Can I get a Redo?

It's Sunday a night and I'm reading this teen fiction novel, "Always and Forever, Love Lara Jean." I'm on the last book in the series and something happens in the book that reminds me of some things I had repressed. Main character Lara Jean gets rejected to a college she knew she was getting into.… Continue reading Can I get a Redo?

February

MWR- It’s MY business

Today is the first day of Women's History Month and I am proud to be a woman. Through everything, I've been through I wouldn't ask for a better life than the one I am living right now. I have a wonderful support system of family, friends, frenemies, and Facebook groups. This year I made goals… Continue reading MWR- It’s MY business

February

Black Panther Magic

On the 15th, Marvel’s Black Panther premiered in movie theaters around the country. As a Black Nerd, Marvel movies excite me anyway. As a Black Woman, it was extra exciting to see a Black superhero, who kicked ass in the Captain America: Civil War film. I can literally remember watching the preview to the movie… Continue reading Black Panther Magic