week 32: on reflections + shadows

Some people are using you as a filter for their hidden pain and trauma. You mustn’t be everyone’s mirror. –@nataliethebeliever The author goes on to describe this behavior as hiding in the shadows of yours until their shadows become your own. I took this as kinda how America operates, how these trendy “movements” use Black bodies […]

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if you don’t love yourself you’ll never feel like anyone else does either -bridgett devoue

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week 52 || 2016

Like many, I take the final few days of the calendar year to reflect-partly because I’ve been conditioned to do so, partly because of this new moon and partly because it coincides with yet another solar return. Whooop! And I am so fortunate to be another year older with a positive future on the horizon. […]

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week 51 | 2016

you, you You ever wonder how much of your stress is perpetual? Or how many times you’ve placed yourself on pedestals on the backs of your peers’ mishaps, failures, misdirection, misinformation, and demise. if it’s your fear apprehension or condescension that ghostwrite your choices? Or if your conviction or stubbornness defines you? I guess I […]

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week 08 || 2016

I like to describe myself as an optimistic realist. You know, I really try to make the best of things, not waste time on trivialities…but I’m aware shit is hitting the fan somewhere at any given moment. And 2016 has been a m a z i n g thus far, so I should have been […]

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