2017 Almost Took Me Out…But God

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Here is actual footage of my 2017: Whew. Where do I begin? I've worked on this blog post for three days pondering on how depressing and pessimistic I want it to be. I shed a few tears writing the first draft, then closed my laptop. Then on day two, I returned only

I’ve Lost Everything But Weight This Year

Exclusive image of me counting the number of losses I've taken in 2017. While everyone else stumbled out of 2016 like Tina did in that epic scene from What's Love Got to Do With It after laying the smackdown on Ike, I was certain that the New Year would bring a series of

That Time I Was Escorted Out of Maya Angelou’s Funeral

Photo Credit: Wake Forest University Office of Creative Services As I type, I just released the biggest sigh of my life. My blog is my diary in which I allow readers to delve into my innermost thoughts. I can't hide from my truth. Life experiences often weigh me down with a spirit of