Answering, “What’s Next?”

I remember the day in 2014 when my parents and I attended the spring open house at my college. The coordinator briefly mentioned capstone, the major final project of the PR degree program. Walking out of that classroom and knowing in my gut that this program was for me also meant that capstone hung over […]

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Going Filter-Free on Social Media

This has been a long time in the making. I’ve alluded to it in past posts and I’m so excited that it’s finally making its way to ya’ll. Over the past years I’ve learned how exhausting social media can be. I saw how deceiving, fake, inaccurate, and deteriorating it could get. I was genuinely torn: […]

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She Believed She Couldn’t, So God Did

Not too long ago, I red-inked a journal entry. Yup, the girl with OCD-tendencies regarding permanency wrote a very long and personal note on a circumstance that was happening in her life in red ink. That’s how confident I felt in it (note: every other page is written in pencil). I can sense God laughing […]

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Being Real on Social Media & International Women’s Day

Two nights ago I went through all of my Instagram posts and edited the captions of pictures that I was physically present in where I had applied a filter. The captions are now prefaced with *this picture has a filter applied*. My intention with this is to remind people that what they see on social […]

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Look in His Eyes

You know how when your doubtful, discouraged, confused, upset, hurt, or overwhelmed, and you put your head down? You look down because looking up seems to take too much strength, you look down because looking at someone, or even more so, someone looking at you, just brings out too much pain. It’s the connection of […]

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A Prayer for 2018

Most people ring in the New Year in a glamorous way, however, I spent mine in my car, driving, and alone. But here’s the thing: I chose that, and I wouldn’t trade it for anything. I had spent the past four days at a conference in Toronto and my roomie (aka best bud) and I […]

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