Over the years, I’ve learned to embrace the changing of the seasons. As much as I would love for it to be 70 degrees and breezy every single day, I know that’s not feasible. So, with fall just around the corner, I’m reflecting on all of the things that get me excited for the new … Continue reading 7 Things I’m Most Excited For This Fall
At what point do you give up? When everything looks murky and the light is nowhere in sight? When the negativity around you is too much to bear? When giving up and falling to the wayside seem like better options? When you’ve lost every inkling of faith you had in yourself? When you can’t even … Continue reading I Will Keep My Focus On You
I don’t think they mean harm, but when someone tells me, “You’re too young to know what struggles even are,” I feel unsettled. I’m sure there will be those out there that disagree – and that’s fine – but I don’t think that age has a direct link to struggle. I think that as you … Continue reading I May Be Young, But I Have Struggles Too
I’ve learned that right when you’re about to come out of your wilderness, that’s when the devil attacks you the most. He does this because he knows that once you come out of your wilderness, you will be closer to your destiny.The devil doesn’t want you to get to your God-given destiny because he is … Continue reading Will You Trust Him?!
I don’t like being inactive when I’m facing a troubling situation. In fact, I’ve always associated inactivity in undesirable circumstances with giving up. But the truth of the matter is that I want to be able to handle my problems on my own. Being in a world where you have to constantly climb up the … Continue reading A Willingness To Accept
Look around a public place, and I bet you’ll find at least a handful of people using their cell phone. And out of that handful of people, I also bet that at least one of them is surfing a social media site. I’ve come home and said I was going to write or read a … Continue reading I Quit Social Media For A Week
What I’m Watching: The Office I’m super late to the bandwagon, but my boyfriend encouraged me to watch “The Office” with him, and I’m glad he did. I love myself some romance, but there’s nothing like good ol’ humor, and “The Office” is nothing short of a bucket full of laughter. Every character will have … Continue reading What I’m Loving Lately
I was scrolling through social media when I found an interview from Oprah. In this interview, she said that everyone has something that they’re passionate about, but only some have the drive and determination to execute that passion.This really stuck with me because I finished my novel, and now I'm in the process of getting my … Continue reading Passion Is Only The First Step
I want all the money and all the fame. I world says I need it, so give me everything. Give me the riches and the glory. I want everyone to know my story. I don’t want to cultivate the people around me because they have what I don’t. I’d rather sulk and envy and cry … Continue reading The Greatest Gift Of All
When you’re alive, you wake up. God grants you a brand new day. The air hasn’t left your lungs, and somehow, someway, you’re here. When you’re alive, you’re introduced to different walks of life and different cultures. Simply put — you’re surrounded by various groups of people. When you’re alive, you are blessed because you're … Continue reading Are You Alive Or Are You Living?