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Challenge: Rise or Fall

“Fall in love.” Fall (verb): move downward, typically rapidly and freely without control, from a higher to a lower level. Fall (noun):an act of falling or collapsing; a sudden uncontrollable descent. Hm…why is it so appealing to fall in love again? … Continue reading

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The Learning Curve

I recently finished a course offered at my church about marriage. This class is open to everyone but required for those who would like to marry inside of the church by one of the pastors. What is a single gal, … Continue reading

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Lock & Key

To My Unborn Son(s), I love you so much, and I haven’t even met you yet. I shutter even thinking about the responsibility of raising you to be a great person, because I always feel there is some piece of wisdom … Continue reading

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To Be Woman and Black

As a woman in this country I must express my sorrow.  Mike Brown. Eric Garner. Trayvon Martin. Freddie Gray. All these men I have marched for. I have held up my hands, I have shouted for their freedom in the … Continue reading

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To The People I Love

I get it. You are afraid of being alone. I understand. I have been alone for four years, so I know all too well the trials it comes with. I understand the lonely nights and the empty spaces in your … Continue reading

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One Day…

I wonder what it’s like….to know someone wants the best for you at all times. It is not about them using you to satisfy their needs. It is about what they can do to make you smile. How they should … Continue reading

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Rear View Mirror

Two weeks ago I posted about “cracked doors,” because I feel that has been relevant to my life lately. Within the past few weeks several guys I have dated reached out to me to attempt to rekindle an old, dead … Continue reading

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No More Cracked Doors

  “Close some doors. Not because of pride, incapacity, or arrogance, but simply because they no longer lead somewhere.”  -Paul Coelho

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It’s Not About What You Lose

Love is…restrictive? It has been brought to my attention that I must grow in my view of love. For a long time, I thought of love in the negative. Don’t get me wrong, I know love is a beautiful thing. I … Continue reading

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The Blue Print

Self discovery is an amazing thing and an even more amazing process. Think about how intriguing it is to discover yourself. You already know your own thoughts, you know what you love, and you know what hurts you. But why? … Continue reading

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