Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and countless other sites and social media outlets have us feeling more connected than ever. We can meet and talk with people around the world with lighting speed like we were never able to before. The internet has enabled us to find and expand our tribe, but is there a cost… Continue reading Is social media draining your creativity and spirit?
**First let me just say that I am NOT a medical professional (nor have I played one on television) and if you are seeking any information medically regarding fasting then I would advise you to speak to a medical professional. This post is simply my opinion and nothing more.** Okay now that we got that… Continue reading To fast or not to fast
From as far back as I can remember I’ve been an artist. Whether I was dancing, painting, writing poetry or taking pictures, creating art has always been a part of my life. Those years of artistic creativity were also frought with an impending darkness that refused to set me free. Though I wasn’t diagnosed until… Continue reading Mental illness and the creative mind
I have a couple of blog drafts that I’ve been working on but I don’t want to talk about thigh gaps and being a black creative right now. Right now I want to simply collapse into myself and be silent. Today is November 9, 2016 and Donald Trump is our new president. This is the… Continue reading WHAT!?
Last week Kid Cudi came forward about his struggles with depression and his decision to check himself into rehab on his Facebook page. The world responded with an out pouring of love and support for him and honestly it got me a bit emotional. To read the comments and the tweets that people were sending out was… Continue reading Taking steps forward