I Didn’t Want to Have Kids Until My Loans Were Paid Off

Once upon a time, I would second guess posting life updates like this for fear of people questioning my decisions. Why does she have to share this for the entire world to see? Who cares? But it's today-o'clock, and my decisions are now governed by myself and those whose opinions I care about. Life update:... Continue Reading →

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If I Had to Choose, Cocoa Tea Would Be It

Chocolate is my first and forever love. Milk, ice cream, cake, cookies, wafers  - it all tastes better when covered in sweet, or slightly bitter chocolate. I even want my wedding ring to be a chocolate diamond. Anyway, the love runs deep. Something that I rarely have is hot cocoa. If I were to make a... Continue Reading →

“How is your dad?”

Before today, the last time I remembered tearing up on the train was when I witnessed a blind man standing across from me using his senses to navigate his surroundings. He had effortlessly folded away his walking stick, and instead seemed to sink into the bustle of the train car. I couldn't take my eyes off... Continue Reading →

I Am Afraid of Being Unintelligent

I wanted to write for as long as I could remember. From the day I saw Harriet the Spy, I became obsessed with documenting everything, and how I felt about everyone. Diaries were tucked on the side of the top bunk of the bed I shared with my younger sister. I was always careful to cap... Continue Reading →

Admiring HotDamniRock From Afar

Inspiration drawn from 1200 Creative Writing Prompts by Melissa Donovan Creative Non-fiction  1. Write about someone you admire from afar - a public figure or celebrity. Maurice Kain Carter from Maryland, who you may know as HotDamniRock on YouTube, is one of the first YouTube stars to break the internet in 2009 with a slew... Continue Reading →

I Eat What I Want

When it comes to eating healthy, we all try - some succeed, others fail, and the rest of us land someplace in between. As we know, life is about balance. What I figured out is that we go crazy over diets and we think that what works for one person will magically cure us all.... Continue Reading →

Not You, Too

I cannot imagine dealing with the stressors of work life, personal life, and my boss, or colleague constantly whipping out his member upon my entrance then relieving himself in the potted plant that stood near the framed picture of his wife and kids. Imagine that shit. With the amount of allegations to come out within the last... Continue Reading →

“We” Is a Collective Effort

You know what's uncomfortable? Being openly honest in relationships. Telling someone about themselves. Accepting someone's criticism of you. What is greater and more impactful is growing and watching someone you love grow as well. In this video clip of The Real (scrub to 3:55) the ladies briefly discussed what it would be like to complete a... Continue Reading →

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