Holding on to My Roots

Holding on to My Roots

I was never one to advertise or fully accept my history, which was partly because I never knew it. History lessons continually taught me that holding on to my roots was important, but I didn’t clearly understand. I acknowledged a few pieces of myself that I saw on television. But believed overall that being black was a burden when surrounded …

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Control

For quite some time I realized that I always feel the need to be in control. Even though I can’t pin point the exact reason why, I’m learning that life never works out the way that I plan (not sure if anyone else has that problem). For example, my plan was to go to school, get my degrees, land a …

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I Want More

I can’t wait to meet the one that gets me!
Not the cliche type that wants to finish my sentences. Just the one that can discuss the reality of “soul-mates”, when we know “soul-ties” exist.

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Whose Rights?? Our Rights!!

I have been following the political campaign for a while now and I have seen some good candidates, some great ones, and some not so nice ones. I am now 24 and never have my eyes been opened, politically speaking, like the way they are opened now. I have had time to watch the most recent debate, and keep up …

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Horrible New Year’s Resolutions

It always feels great to be successful. After all no one wants to fail. But let’s be real, we are at that time of year again when everybody is ready to make those New Years resolutions that fall through before the month of February starts. Stop lying to yourself! We can’t go in a new year with the same old mentality. …

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