Kujichagulia

Self Determination I'm currently celebrating Kwanzaa (in my own way). The second day of Kwanzaa focuses on the principle of Kujichagulia, which means self-determination. On this day, you define yourself, name yourself, create and speak for yourself. I love this principle because I believe in having discussions with yourself and getting to know YOU. It's … Continue reading Kujichagulia

Manifesting & Me

Manifestation: an event, or object that clearly shows or embodies something, especially a theory or an abstract idea. You may have heard about how people use manifesting to live their wildest dreams and accomplish goals that seemed nearly impossible. You may have thought it to sound like some sort of sorcery. But it's very possible … Continue reading Manifesting & Me

Tough Crowd

It’s not funny. People are out here hurting, Doing whatever they can to fill their voids to mask their open wound. And you laugh at that? You find humor in them like they aren’t doing the same thing as the rest of us Sure, their methods may be different, but who are you to judge? … Continue reading Tough Crowd

Get To Me

  When your day has been rougher than our slave ancestors hands and feet When you can’t think of a single positive thing When the world has you beat Just get to me   Make your way to me so that I can wrap my arms around your frame Simultaneously absorbing all of your pain … Continue reading Get To Me