The Quiet Afro: breaking the stereotype of changemakers People gave me dirty looks, others said I was beautiful, some questioned whether I would shake the ship because I’m obviously pro … Continue readingThe Quiet Afro: What we can all learn from sharing our stories
Spirituality is our connection to our self and the world in general. Some of us call it energy, others call it love, regardless, it is the thing that brings us … Continue readingFive Simple things about Spirituality
We all spend time talking about what we want. I want to be rich, I want to own a house, I want to buy a car but often we don’t … Continue readingHow the Purposeful Path Creates Discomfort
Each week of January I’ll be focusing on a different topic that has paralyzed me over the last year, and quite frankly most of my life. This week I start … Continue readingFearless 2018
This piece is probably the best example of how a Gemini thinks and the ups and downs of wanting to be a humanitarian, a business woman, a poet and anything … Continue readingWhere does the mind go when you have nothing in it?
The other day, my friend said that she didn’t really know how to nurture her daughter when she was born into this world. She knew that this little one depended … Continue readingMy Becoming
Dear Parents: I started this piece with the idea in mind that west Indian parents need to know what dynamic they are creating when they say certain things to their … Continue readingStatements Adults Say That fail Us
Oprah did it, Kendrick did it, Jay -z did it, even George Bush did it. Whether privileged or not the basics are the same, you have to start somewhere. There … Continue readingEmbracing your Start Somewhere.
After 13 years working and volunteering in community services it almost feels strange for me to say I’ve never had the experience of preparing lunch bags and handing them out … Continue reading8 lessons from my experience giving to the homeless.
Over two long relationships, dating here and there, run in’s with the devil and the perfect match. I can share a little bit about the realities of dating. Here’s six … Continue readingDating is about you, show up or stop looking.
There are three levels of thinking when it comes to the concept of perfection. But before that I need to get through the fact that society has a very different … Continue readingWe are Perfect. Here’s why.
There’s nothing as profound as the moment you do something tedious or utterly stupid only to discover one key message of the universe. Yesterday I was leaving my house and … Continue readingWhy you don’t look for anything in the dark