I Write Because…

I write because I have things to say and these pages are my audience.I write because I need an escape. These words bring me to new worlds.I write because my soul requires it.I write because my imagination won’t let these stories die.I write to make room in my brain (and soul) for more greatness to…

Anchor

Photo by José Martín Ramírez C on Unsplash You ever feel like there’s more to your life, more to you than you’re aware of? It’s like no matter how much growth I achieve, I still feel like something is missing. It’s not so much a void, but more like I’m out of wack. I’m off balance, I can’t…

Block Party: Letters from my childhood .v1

I remember waking up early on those Saturday mornings. I would run downstairs and poke my head out the front door. The street cleaner had just passed by. I could smell the clean dirty street. It was a smell unique to those Saturdays. I closed my eyes and inhaled deeply. I don’t know how But…

Positive Vybz Only…

You are the company you keep, so surround yourself with people who make you better. It takes a village. If you aren’t familiar with this saying then let me break it down. It’s said that a child has a better chance of becoming a healthy and fully capable adult, if the entire community takes an…

“You Really Should Value Yourself More…”

INT. INTERVIEW ROOM – DAY CHARISSE is sitting at a large table, across from TIM. She has a folio open in front of her and a pen in her hand. Tim is overlooking her resume intensely, glancing up at her occasionally. CHARISSE: “…I think that was the hardest thing for me. Having to come on so…

“In A Cookie Cutter World Be A Macaron…”

The Blair Waldorfs of the World… I am secretly (not so secret actually) obsessed with Gossip Girl and the Blair Waldorfs of the world. Her drive, ambition, and determination to get things done (whether good or bad) always inspired me. I sat watching a scene of her eating a huge box of macarons and thought…