I Don’t Like Me…

So here I am, sitting at work with my Tidal playlist helping me through my reports when K. Michele starts crooning through my earphones and damn near brought a tear to my eye. This song speaks to me on a spiritual level, because I used to be this woman she’s singing about… Hell, somedays I’m […]

Choosing Happiness

I don’t think people understand how powerful perception is. People say all the time that perception shapes reality, but do they have any idea what it means? My quote for the week was from Maya Angelou, and it’s what prompted the last, as well as this post. If you don’t like something, change it. If […]

Exodus 1831

“Having soon discovered to be great, I must appear so, and therefore studiously avoided mixing in society, and wrapped myself in mystery, devoting my time to fasting and prayer.” — Nat Turner. On this day, 186 years ago, Nat Turner was hanged for his August rebellion. I can relate to the message he was trying […]