Not enough emojis to express all the badassery in this piece by writer erica brock, who many of you have heard me describe as “the real deal.” Preach! 🙌 Recently I have dipped my toes back into the world of working for money. I had been a volunteer at a soup kitchen and a self-described writer for about four years in a super exciting and enviable zip code. I was marching in the streets to […]
New read by me over at Modern Chic Magazine … Bye, bye bad boys 👋 Now ladies, most of us have been there, and if not personally than we know a friend who has fallen for that bad boy in the past (or even recently). And despite knowing they’re poison, we still drink them up like a fine wine. Time and time again, we are in a mental battle that roughly goes like this: I want you. […]
No better sound than intuition: loud, escaped into my actions.
Self-help Sunday from me and the good people over at Thought Catalog. My latest article here on why self acceptance is a bitch (and so are you). It’s all over your therapist’s mouth. It’s all over the internet and Barnes and Noble. Even Justin Bieber wants you to do it. Self-acceptance is the new kale, and although it’s just as good for you, it’s really uncomfortable. The books and TEDTalks preach mindfulness and compassion, but […]
Self-preservation: The changes we make despite the pain we inflict.
Pushed too far, it’s not easy accepting myself – the bitch I’ve become.