They say you are limited to what you believe. What you think about yourself, others and your perception in general, can actually limit who or what you become. You may or may not agree with me, but the power of your mind can definitely shape or limit you. I keep reading about how people say … Continue reading NOT broken
Sometimes all we need is one person who makes us feel like we are not alone in our struggles. That is what connects us and helps us make this world a better place.
“It ain’t dying I’m talking about, it’s living . I doubt it matters where you die, but it matters where you live” Augustus McCrae - Lonesome Dove
I thought that grief would just come, I would deal with it and then it would be over. I’m starting to think i was very wrong there.
The healer cannot heal others without first healing themselves But how do you heal yourself without allowing yourself To live To love To feel To anger To cry To laugh To explore To grow To break free of all that you thought you were all that others expect you to be to become all that you truly … Continue reading Comfort in the Uncomfortable
Sometimes you have to let it all go. Sometimes you have to continue letting go. It doesn't happen all at once. Baby steps. Little by little. It gets easier. It starts to feel lighter. You learn how to keep going. You learn not to look back, Not to look too far ahead. You stop. Plant … Continue reading In the moment
So you thought you felt as i did Looking for something You thought you may have found it Then it seemed to disappear And fade away You learned you were wrong You made a mistake Everything you thought you’d found Felt Seen Turned out to be a mirage Nothing but a mere illusion What had … Continue reading Unknown
I've been getting the message of being your own best friend a lot lately, from all different places. It's like the universe is sending me signs. One of these signs came from Afrika Bohemian of Tribe 53's post called UHURU THURSDAYS: WOMBMAN OWN YOURSELF! She had been inspired by a post Tikeetha from A Thomas Point of … Continue reading Being my own best friend
My heart feels heavy lately. Like I’m on the verge of tears one minute and angry the next. The continuous posts on Facebook and social media of Donald Trump. The fact that I have friends and family that are posting racist and hateful posts. Trying to stay open minded and let people have their opinions, … Continue reading America is being torn apart and it’s bigger than polictics…
For years I had been friends with Christopher Johnson on Facebook. It wasn't until this past fall I actually had a chance to get together and speak with him in person. I had checked out some of his performances on youtube that he had posted and I really enjoyed his poetry and spoken word. "I … Continue reading Invisible Upsouth