I didn't realize that I really didn't know myself until I stopped pining after the idea of a relationship. In 2016, I started this mental evolution towards consistent happiness without the crutch and contingency of a relationship. In 2017, I started to really pay attention to what moved my spirit; what made me feel peace. … Continue reading Alternate Fairytale Series: Getting to Know Yourself
Hey Everybody! I love art. I went to the theatre last night and saw Jireh Breon Holder's Too Heavy for Your Pocket. The play centers around two married couples, The Carters, Tony and Sallie Mae and the Brandons, Evelyn and Bowzie. In 1961, Bowzie is accepted to Fisk University on a full scholarship. While attending … Continue reading Weekend Shenanigans: Too Heavy for Your Pocket
Hey Everybody! I want to keep it light today. 🙂 I have a question for you: when you hear "Just do you", what does that mean for you? The term is as unique as a thumbprint. Doing you has countless meanings. What is your definition? If you don't know, it is important that you do. … Continue reading Journey to Exploring an Alternate Fairytale Part V-Doing You
On August 14, the biopic Straight Outta Compton was released in theaters nationwide. Straight Outta Compton chronicles the prolific rap group N.W.A. ( N**** wit Attitudes) rise to stardom and how they changed the rap trajectory with tracks of musical genius that relayed brutally honest accounts of life in Compton, California. It was personal … Continue reading Straight Outta Compton: An Inspirational Film
Hey Folks! It is 8:17 am in my part of the world. I have been somewhat absent because life has been emotionally turbulent. However, today I feel peace in my spirit. Actually, today is the second day in the row I felt peace. It is truly a wonderful feeling. The peace I feel doesn't indicate … Continue reading Discovering Value
Light on the window says we should get going/One more dance and we'll be on our way/Light on the window says we should be going/Come down, sit now, let's talk about our love--In the Meantime by King Did you read the lyrics posted above? Good. Those lyrics have been in my head because every … Continue reading KING: The Art of Perfection in Song
The title is fitting. Trust me. This post is about fantasies. Whether you fantasize about that dream house, car, career or man/woman, sometimes you have to indulge. Every once in a while you have to dust that fantasy off and try it on for size; let your mind get your feelings out of mental layaway. I … Continue reading Ice Cream Castles. In The Summertime.