Posts tagged life
15 Things About Life I Wish I Knew Sooner

It’s super tempting to compare your journey to others. Watching others live their lives and achieve their dreams will never be an effective means of finding the motivation to do so in your own life. Understand that your story is your own. Celebrate the success of others while celebrating the wins in your life, no matter how small they may seem.

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Police Brutality and The Role of The Media

Over several decades, we have seen how America has a long and continuous history of racial profiling and police brutality. I recently finished reading the outstanding and critically-acclaimed novel by Angie Stone, the Hate you give. The novel centers a young black girl named Starr who lives in a poor neighborhood while attends a predominantly white school where she tries not to be the stereotypical black girl. 

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You Gave Up on Your Dreams & You Don’t Even Realize It

When I was a young girl, you could always find me somewhere with a box of Crayola crayons, a stack of blank print paper, and a coloring book. I would always let my imagination run as far as it possibly could when it came to creating the perfect masterpiece to my liking. I would draw things like castles, oceans, houses, flowers, blocked letters and more, in various colors. When you are a kid, you are allowed to let your imagination take over; there are no limits when it comes to setting goals or dreaming a dream.

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Confession: I Don’t Have It All Together

I’m going to start my last year of college this fall and it’s probably the most exciting, yet most nerve-wracking thing to wrap my mind around. The past four years has probably been one of the most eye opening, challenging, and craziest. I’ve grown so much as a person and learned a lot about my strengths and weaknesses. I’m still continuing to grow every day.

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4 Practical & Easy Ways to Organize Your Life So You Can Achieve Your Goals

The most successful people have an organized path towards success. They know exactly what they want out of life and they do exactly what they need to do to go after it. As our beloved Beyoncé so graciously stated: “I dream it, I work hard, I grind 'til I own it.” And, we all should follow suit. 

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