When I was younger, I was severely allergic to certain foods. For example, I couldn’t eat my own birthday cake or chocolate or ice cream; all which were childhood favorites of many. I was an only child, I had an last name that was African and I went under a handful of skin and dental… Continue reading “Set apart; not aside”
Growing up I struggled with depression. In high school and college it was the worst. Now that I am older, I refuse to allow depression to rob me of precious moments. One day as I was watching House of Cards, I noticed that there are two kinds of people in this world. You have your Frank… Continue reading How to overcome emotionally trying situations.
Despite what you think, the battle isn’t about race. The battle is not about riches. This life that we are living is a spiritual battle and every day we wake up, whether we want to believe it or not, we are at war; walking on battle grounds. The battle is disguised in race, wealth, or political/influential power.… Continue reading Spiritual Battle
As I approach 26 my biggest goal for the year will be not to let life take the child from within me. When we are young we often want to rush the adulting process, only to realize it was a horrible trick. We are tricked into believing that life is about getting a driving license,… Continue reading Radiant Peace
It comes in waves. One day I feel your presence Lord and then I feel myself distancing from you when I finally can catch my breath. I get angry with you and then quickly beg for repentance because I know I brought this on myself. Your plans are of good for me. I think I… Continue reading Use my pain Lord-poem