Words for Thanksgiving

You got it right. This is a cliche post about what I’m thankful for. So, it’s your choice. You can leave…and settle for me completely wasting your time…or you can read on about how I’m thankful I am….for everything. Gratitude. I think it’s the biggest determination of our attitude and what makes us “happy”. It’s … Read moreWords for Thanksgiving

Check Ya Self

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wg0c2D9TXz8 Ahhhhhh shoot. Listen up Queens, Kings, and anything in between. I got this message last night…but  “Dia, did you really have to throw in Ice Cube”? Nah. I’m just being me. And I’m ‘bout tired of writing so many words of love and being lonely. Nah nah nah. Check this out. Ima give it … Read moreCheck Ya Self

Connection…

I was enjoying a quiet morning curled under the warm covers, reading, a puppy at my feet and a cat curled tightly against my ribs. I read a piece on humanizing God and a piece on creativity. There were elements about both that rang true and gave me a-ha moments. It also made me begin … Read moreConnection…

The magic art of moving on

It feels like there is something heavy on your chest, something that distracts your piece of mind. There is no other feeling like that – what could I have done differently? Was it all my fault? What if I never met those people? Memories. Pleasant ones turned into ones you want to forget. Forever. Whenever … Read moreThe magic art of moving on

Ode to 2016

“Stop the world I want to get off” A tag line I have used for myself several times throughout the year. On the surface, it has been pretty miserable. Due to work responsibilities, I had to leave my home city and move to a tiny town (Where the electricity goes off even in the presence … Read moreOde to 2016