“It’s ok to feel unsure. it’s fine to not know. keep in mind that uncertainty doesn’t last forever. Clarity always shows up for us.” -Writer and Creative, Alexandra Elle My senior year of high school I remember thinking that I had to have my life together. I thought I had to have a full ride to college,… Read More A Plan is a Plan is a Plan…Just Breathe
It would be incredibly ungrateful of me to act as if I haven’t been extremely blessed over the past three months. The type of things that I’ve been able to do could have only been orchestrated by God. I had completed my undergraduate wish list and done everything I wanted to do in college. I… Read More Me, Myself and Post-Grad Growing Pains
I let you wear me around like a cloak I saw myself in you so my insecurities became invisible And I felt that you wore me better than I could ever do You walked all over me like a runway And when I tried to get up and turn it around I realized projection was… Read More Role Play
I’m writing this from Washington, D.C. and it’s 11:00 PM here. Today I have seen so much in so little time that I still don’t think I am here. I’ve never even thought that it would be possible for me to go to D.C and here I am. I’ve visited the White House, the MLK… Read More Sometimes You Have to Go There to Get There.
“Are you okay?” “What’s up?” “What can I do to help?” Nothing. Sometimes, when you’re trapped within your own mind, it’s hard to have that tunnel vision everyone else seems to have, or advises you to acquire in desperate times. Instead of a tunnel, it’s a hole. You see the light, at the end but… Read More Two is Better than One
How many conversations have you had in your life with a man? A potential boo if you will. Take a few minutes to think about how many men have talked to you…and how many have spoken to you. How many of those men listened to your words and noticed if you draw out your vowels… Read More Talk Is Cheap
Real love is rich, pure, self-sacrificing. Falling in love with my best friend was the best thing to happen to me in years. It happened so slowly. I never expected it to happen. When I say falling in love with your best friend, I don’t mean romantic love. I knew I was in love with… Read More Falling in Love with your Best Friend