I Prayed for This

To my writing: I prayed for peace, I prayed for consistency, I prayed for wisdom, I prayed for joy, and then you started coming back around. I kept praying. I prayed for guidance, I prayed for patience, I prayed for love, I prayed for understanding, and you embodied those things. I prayed for help, IContinue reading “I Prayed for This”

Believe in Yourself

Good morning and another happy Monday to you all! I don’t know about anybody else, but I’m feeling really optimistic about this week. God’s got some big things brewing and I just feel it in my spirit! Something’s about to shift, about to change for the better. So today, I want to encourage everyone toContinue reading “Believe in Yourself”

Voting Season

As the season progresses and the days pass us by This year we are in has seemed to fly.  We’ve known so much pain and turmoil This year has given us too many times of recoil.  There have been storms and people left in the rain, This year alone we have seen and heard nothingContinue reading “Voting Season”

Take A Stand

Good morning my beautiful people. Here we are again at the beginning of another week. I hope everyone’s weekend was splendid and you all got the rest you needed to head into this new week the right way. Here in Georgia, today marks the first day for early voting. With election day only right aroundContinue reading “Take A Stand”

Plant Parenting

It’s finally Friday and I can’t say how excited I am for this weekend. I don’t even really have anything planned, but I just know I’m going to do some great cleaning and relaxing. I’m not sure if it’s just been me, but this week has been a DRAG! Everyday this week has seemed toContinue reading “Plant Parenting”

Lotus Flower

rising from the dirt emerging from the water a sweet petal shows itself appearing untouched and unbothered despite its muddy origin rooted in the soil this pink flower blossoming full and uncoiled residing with a lily pad a sign of life that one has had even when things look bad the lotus flower grows waterContinue reading “Lotus Flower”

October Surprise

The first thing we need to discuss is the elephant in the room: what is an October Surprise? An October Surprise is defined by Wikipedia as, “in US political jargon… a news event that may influence the outcome of an election (particularly one for US presidency) whether deliberately planned or spontaneously occurring.” This year’s surpriseContinue reading “October Surprise”

Do It With Passion

“There is no passion to be found in playing small- in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living,” a word from Nelson Mandela. I’ve spent my whole life writing. I wrote in my journals and for my classes and for other people. Writing is a thing thatContinue reading “Do It With Passion”

20 Things I Learned Before 21

Well today is my favorite day of the year, it’s my birthday! I finally made it to 21, whew! I know Tuesdays are usually political, but this week I’m going to switch things up in light of the Facebook live broadcast I have scheduled for this Thursday, October 1st at 7:30 pm, regarding the caseContinue reading “20 Things I Learned Before 21”

Lose that Worry

I know so often, especially in today’s climate, it’s so easy to be overwhelmed with doubt and worry. Everything seems like its moving a hundred miles an hour, every day seems like it comes and goes in a flash, there’s all this stuff we had planned, stuff we were used to doing, all gone withContinue reading “Lose that Worry”