Why is it so difficult to let go of the past? I have been spending time analyzing how I have brought my past circumstances into my present life. I realized through self reflection how much I hold on to past hurts, mistakes, and frustrations. No matter how much I believe I have moved on, the… Continue reading Do you not see it?
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
If you think about it , there is no real destination in life. Life is a journey that is to be experienced. There is a saying that says : we are not human-doers, we are humanBEINGS. This may appear as a cheesy life motto, but there is much relevance and truth to the statement. When… Continue reading Enjoy the journey.
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
Who are you living for? Often in conversation with people, I can immediately tell who they are living for. I define living for as : seeking the approval /validation of someone or the constant pursuit of a possession(s). Some people live for their parents. Others live for their children. Others live for their spouse. Others… Continue reading My Purpose Is Bigger!