“Come in!” Amber said, glancing up from her phone to acknowledge her father. Her eyes were puffy from crying so much after yet another fight with Elliot. “You ok sweetie?,” he asked. “I’m fine,” said Amber in a soft voice that indicated anything otherwise. As Elliot slowly sat on the edge of Amber’s bed, he … More Better Left Unsaid (Part III)
I recently listened to Big K.R.I.T’s latest project Digital Roses Don’t Die. I enjoyed it! I had long heard that Big K.R.I.T was a solid MC but I only heard a couple of his tracks and never a full album. After listening to his latest album Digital Roses Don’t Die, I now see what everyone … More Album Review for Big K.R.I.T’s Digital Rose’s Don’t Die
“Yeah, I had to come back for that slice of lemon cake you were telling me about,” she said. “Had I known you were coming, I would’ve purchased it for you,” I told her. “Really?!,”she said, sounding surprised. “You’re so sweet.” When the hostess arrived back with her order of lemon cake, Dinah left. But … More Sweet Temptation pt.2
While getting acquainted with the ladies after their meal, I finally learned the name of the fifth woman. Her name was Dinah and she was a very beautiful woman with a mocha completion that was near flawless complete with full lips and beautiful almond shape brown eyes that sat behind a pair of black rimmed … More Sweet Temptations Pt.1
I had a wonderful Thanksgiving last year. In fact, it was one of the best I’ve had in a while even though I never really had a bad one. This one however, was different because a few months ago, I really wasn’t looking forward to the holidays or my upcoming birthday due to losing my … More A Blessed and Mindful Thanksgiving
To say that I am in a place of frustration would be an understatement. I’ve been in this place for quite some time. I’ve actually grown familiar with this place although I’m not wearing that as a badge of honor. I’ve been in this place since last summer. Actually, this fortress of frustration led me … More Ready for It to All Make Sense!
I love cartoons. Always have always will. One of my favorite cartoons is The Fairy Oddparents. I remember one episode where Timmy Turner, the protagonist, was having a pretty rough day (which is nothing new if you follow the show). After getting banged up he had a moment of relief where he stated that if … More The Life Lesson I learned from A Cartoon
On social media as of late, we have been seeing a trend where people are listing certain things they view as red flags. Some of these are humorous as some people can relate to them. Others may not tickle our funny bones as much but we’ll angrily agree with them because we are able to … More #GreenFlags: Lessons From Love & Dating
I’m going Kobe Mode! That’s what I use to tell myself or at least think to myself as I prepared to take on a task alone. The reason behind the name is none other than the late great basketball legend Kobe Bryant, one of my favorite basketball players and public figures. Growing up, I remember … More Kobe Mode
It’s funny how something so easy could be so difficult for some. During my session with my life coach, I had quite a few breakthrough moments. One of those breakthrough moments was that I don’t cheer for myself like I do for others. I’ve heard of others admit to doing this. They would be the … More Don’t Be Afraid to Dream!