Dare to live alive

What makes you come alive? When in your life have you felt most alive? What do you find yourself in pursuit of time and again? What do you share? What is your life about? I don’t know if I can get this out fast enough. I was just journaling again, and it hits me- I’m […]

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Regrets are healthy

I’ve been thinking this AM how I’m still unsettled with last year. I wish I had done some of it differently. I have regrets about not opening up sooner and not pursuing vulnerability more…so on and so forth. There’s things about this year – the several months I wish I’d acted, said, responded differently. So […]

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reflections vs. shadow dwelling

I believe reflection is good. It’s good to take intentional time to see “how I’ve grown since last month, last year…” However I may have a tendency to be dramatic. I may have a tendency to not know healthy boundaries until I’ve reached the edge of healthy & now it’s unhealthy. I have done this […]

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Can I be honest?

I’ve been wanting to write a blog. I’ve been wanting to sit down and write, give y’all an update of my life. But as I sit here on this Sunday afternoon, I’m wondering why I want to write a blogpost. To be honest, I’ve been really whinny. I’ve been feeling like I’m in transition, I’ve […]

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10 years ago : :

This May has marked 10 years being graduated from high school. Praise. The. Lord. Thinking back & remembering who I was 10 years ago, is a lifetime away. I am so thankful Papa has loved me all the way to where I am now. Way back in the days of high school, I was just […]

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F i v e MONTHS

Today marks five months since I came back into the US of A. A couple days ago marked being back in Redding two months. How is it that coming back into the States feels like it was just yesterday and simultaneously ages ago? One year ago I was about 7,374 miles away from where I […]

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Living in Luxury

  Hot water Music playing from my iPhone Drinking water from the tap Loofa Soap Hair tie Bobby pins Clean pjs Clean towel Face wash Electricity Shower curtain ((double)) How often do I use these items without thinking twice? Basic needs, right? Not for everyone. I caught myself- eh- Papa caught me in mid-thought & […]

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