It's been three days since I gave up social media and started to focus more on my spirit and surroundings. I have done extended social media breaks before but this time feels different. When I left social media in the past, the first few days were filled with anxiety because of FOMO - FEAR OF … Continue reading Forward Movement with the Four Agreements
Hey hey everyone! I've been missing from this space ALL YEAR LONG - even after I said I was going to do better. I'll admit to my big ole lie and honestly say that I prioritized other things over updating my blog. In many ways this has been great - I've had a chance … Continue reading The Story of my (2017) Life
Happy Sunday! I have had several people ask me why I don't speak more about police brutality against Black people and other issues like transphobia and street harassment. If you follow me on Twitter, you know that I do voice my opinion on these issues. One time, I voiced my thoughts on what it feels … Continue reading Respect My Right to Unplug
This week, I have seen the same scenario at least 3 times. I see groups of young people walking beside each other, yet they are not walking together. Instead of engaging in conversation, their eyes are cast downward and focusing on their mobile phones. Or, they pop a set of earbuds in to avoid interaction. And it saddens … Continue reading Hooked on Social Media but Unable to Socialize
The Internet can be a wonderful place. I love using Facebook to connect with my family and share pictures of the kids. My friends are scattered across the United States and social media is a great way to keep in touch with them. In addition to Facebook, Twitter has been a great way to meet … Continue reading Why You So Mean Though?