I will say, it takes immense honesty for me to write about this because I’ll be admitting to my own weaknesses when it comes to loving. You might be wondering, “how can love be associated with weakness?” Well, I’ve had to learn the hard way that you need to be extremely strong and vigilant in order to survive the ways people will manipulate your love for them. It happens more often than you think; with […]

I caught your attention, right? I might be playing with fire here (in fact, I’m almost certain that I am), so if you see me disappear without a trace tomorrow, please remember me by using the Wayback Machine. The truth is that these days I feel very revved up and filled with passion, which I think is a shared sentiment in the world right now. We were already experiencing the height of our emotions because […]

No doubt, we’re living during a very scary time right now. Scary is the biggest word that comes to mind, but there’s also uncertainty, frustration, worry, stress, anger, and many more loaded emotions behind COVID-19. I don’t think anyone is an expert on this topic; I certainly never thought I would live through something like this in my lifetime. However, the fact that no one person is perfectly prepared for this pandemic shows that we […]

If you ask me, there is a large misconception that exists surrounding saying ‘no’ to someone or to something. That misconception branches into a few different thought processes that many of us feel or have felt before: “If I say no, I will hurt their feelings.” “If I say no, they will feel disappointed in me.”“If I say no, it will look shameful.”“If I say no, they will hold it against me.”“If I say no, […]