“You are not a reflection of those who can’t love you.” Another inability or refusal to accept and honor your experiences and duality does not matter. For it does not signify lack of negativity on your part. Your validity reigns true regardless of circumstance and outside perception.
Journaling is far more than just putting a pen to the paper as some might suppose. There is this widespread belief that journaling is a frivolous act. It is something done just to pass time or something cute. Rather than think of this practice and trivialize it is vital for me to consider it as … Continue reading Importance of Journaling
A reflection on the reinvigorated will to live again fully without shame or remorse.
What is your knowing? How do you conceptualize it as you come to harness it? Do you bask in it appreciating it for all that is? Do you relegate it and shift it to contort into an outside palatable viewing and experience?
Having been so used to being hidden it’s been a big shift adjusting to the reality of consistent visibility. Being raised to constantly lie in wait and be on the lookout has resulted in this pressing need to ensure safety and security. In addition being a young black nerd I often felt out of place … Continue reading Grappling with being seen
Everyday is new like that of a new garden containing untouched soil that which you can plant new seeds and watch them grow and blossom into something beautiful I'm learning to treat each day as an opportunity to recuperate and start over. For I'm learning it's a new realm for possibilities. Anything can happen. Shifts … Continue reading Every day is new
I have come to the realization that for so long I have moved around in life in life untrue. Moving forward in the psychical realm carrying on a mask. This mask has been an embodiment of who I think I should be. It has included everything from how I think, how I should act, and … Continue reading Authenticity: Embracing My Truth