Peace and Pipedreams

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I’m Back!

Let me just jump right into it. It’s no secret that I’ve been gone for a long time. So many events have transpired since my last entry that it would be ridiculous to try to fit them all in this blog post. And with that being said, I’m not even going to waste anymore time. […] Read more…

What Hurricane Irma Taught Me

Most of the world knows by now that many of us in the southern region have been experiencing some interesting (for lack of a better word) weather as of late. For instance, the state of Florida alone was rocked by Hurricane Irma just a few days ago and people in Texas are still trying to recover from […] Read more…

As I Reflect…

I realize that I have had one heck of a week. I have experienced a range of emotions such as shock, disbelief, and gratitude. I’ve experienced feelings of dejection, uncertainty and frustration as well. I have cried tears of both joy and sadness. A week ago, while I should have been memorizing the differences between Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative […] Read more…

Me, Myself and I

Focusing on me

…is exactly who I have been putting focus on these past two weeks. So, put down the Vaseline and car keys. I’m not in my feelings and no one is doing me wrong. I just happen to have been putting emphasis on people, places, and things that make me happy. When time permits, of course. […] Read more…

Confidence and Conquering You

We’re our own biggest enemy sometimes. We tend to doubt, question and go harder on ourselves more than any other human being, and then have the nerve to wonder why our confidence levels take the brutal hit that they do. I am no different. You can tell me I’m an intelligent, inspiring, go-getter all you want, […] Read more…

Down to the Bar

Do you see the girl in the picture below? That’s me, alright. Except for the fact that I don’t have a fierce set of locs and the fur my girl is rocking was exchanged for a gently used Calvin Klein jacket that I got off eBay. Also, instead of a diner, I was at the Flying […] Read more…