I don't know what it is about Howard Homecoming that always fools me into believing I'm a 21-year-old college student again, but every single year I wind up suffering for it. Every. Single. Year. Maybe it's the warm, fuzzy feeling I get whenever I run into old friends on The Yard. Or when I'm swag surfing in a massive rainbow of melanin at Yardfest. Or being mixxy at Tailgate without a single thought or mention about who won the football game (because no one under 45 goes to a Howard … [Read More...]
Realness and Randomness
So I started this blog as a therapeutic outlet for me to share my personal truths while also engaging and inspiring others. I strongly believe my God-given purpose is to uplift others through my writing, so I plan to use my blog as a platform to launch other projects focusing on mental, spiritual, self-esteem, relationship and health principles that I have learned and am still learning in my personal journey. The best is yet to come, so join me!
After putting out my last post about living with my parents, my inbox went from 0 to 100 — real quick. Over the past few days, I’ve received a ton of positive feedback and personal testimonies from other folk who are pretty much in the same boat as me. I’ve also received some criticisms from the Black Belt […]
The other night I went to the movies with my best friend Jaz to see The Perfect Guy, which was basically another corny, fatal attraction-esque ordeal: Girl meets guy (or vice versa), guy is perfect (hence the poorly ambiguous film title), girl and guy sex each other crazy, guy turns coo coo, girl breaks up with guy, guy becomes even more […]
Today is awesome for a few reasons: 1a) I’m alive; 1b) It’s actually warm and sunny outside (Michigan weather be tripping); 2) I had court today — traffic, not criminal (before y’all start spreading rumors) — and my ticket got thrown out because the witness didn’t show up (I Hallelujah’d and shabached right out of that […]