"Part of what existence means to me is knowing the difference between what I am now and what I was then " - Alice Walker 'In search of our Mothers' Gardens' Many of you know that I absolutely adore and cherish the literary works of Alice Walker. Often times declaring that the literary works of… Continue reading The Soul of Purpose: In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens, Influenced..
(Photo captured by MIA.MOV, a dope photographer working out of Flint, Michigan) My blog is officially a year and a few weeks old. For those of you who have consistently followed and supported my blog, you know that last year, I wrote a blog post about turning 20 on this day. Honestly as I… Continue reading Chapter 21: My year of complete transformation..
She had to let go, let God, and breathe. She looked inside herself and fell in love with the idea of being by herself. She cried. Solitude. It finally resonated. Translation. She realized she needed herself. She needed to live for herself Love for herself. Breathe for herself: Fight for herself. Be by herself and… Continue reading Waiting to Exhale: Remember to Breathe..
I say damn girl...look at those soulful and painful eyes of yours. Mysterious. Your sharp bone structure, and high cheek bones. Red undertones. I said look girl. Brown skin that glistens underneath the sun. Breast that sit up, perked to perfection in all its imperfections. Slim figure havin... Red lipstick wearin... Nas listenin... Poem lovin...… Continue reading High Cheek Bones, Red Undertones.. Queen.
Everyday since I've come back to college for my junior year, the thought of suicide has crossed my mind. For so long I've been struggling with insecurities, lack of self-love, mental barriers, mental confusion, hopelessness...yet I'm on a mission. I'm on a mission to find peace. Feeling that it's all within reach, I simply have to… Continue reading Peace is within reach: On a mission to change my outlook on life.