It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you rather than looking for love to compensate for a self-love deficit. -Eartha Kitt ❤ AdvertisementsRead more "week 9"
Realize that sleeping on a futon when you’re 30 is not the worst thing. You know what’s worse? Sleeping in a king bed next to a wife you’re not really in love with, but for some reason you married and you got a couple kids and you got a job you hate. You’ll be laying […]Read more "week 8: the risk in playing it safe"
Not only do I love Oshun’s voices, but I love their messages. If you didn’t hear what they said, in short, drop that zero if he’s not on your same wavelength, boo boo. It’ll save you the headaches and heartache. happy v-day (the V is for the ✌🏾when you walk out the door) ❤Read more "Parts: a word on (self)love and lack thereof"
By Gioncarlo Valentine “Where do you go when the pain of staying is stronger than that of leaving?”- Joel Leon I recently happened across a story that shook me into a state of genuine despair. A woman named Marisa Harris, who was working to dedicate her life to helping troubled youth, who attended my former… Please […]Read more "On suicide, depression and loving Black children — RaceBaitR"
there is power in knowing when silence speaks better for you. there is magic in knowing who is for you and who isn’t. there is beauty in being able to blossom on your own. feel no guilt for being cautious of how you receive or give out your energy. –billy chapata ❤Read more "week 6"
Peace is not something you wish for; it’s something you make, something you do, something you are and something you give away. – John Lennon ❤Read more "week 3"
It’s him calling. Once a season- twice in winter- like clockwork. The number isn’t saved but it’s one of the two I have memorized. I don’t know why I answer. I’m still with her. It’s been over a year now. And I… and I proposed. The mention of her doesn’t make my stomach leave my […]Read more "foreclosure"