Monthly Archives : August 2016

You Need To Quit Putting Limitations On Your Abilities


When I became the only fifth grader in my school to have their poem published in a “Michigan Young Poets” book in 1996, God dropped His first hint about one thing I was meant to do in life. Then in 2002 when I became the only underclassmanΒ to ever be placed into Yearbook class at South Lyon High School, He tried…

Three Reasons It Really Freaking Rocks To Be A Creative


Sometimes I think about what my life would be like if I worked a Monday through Friday job from 9am-5pm and spent my days within a cubicle. I would probably not get anyΒ work done because I would get so antsy sitting in the same place all day that I would end up braiding my hair and checking Instagram and day…

Get To Know The Girl Behind The Words


The truth is, vulnerability has always come easy to me when I’m writing. That’s why I’m never afraid to say in a post what everyone else is only thinking. It’s a gift, really. I mean, someone’s gotta say it, right? But when I checked my analytics today and realized that since launching my blog in April, I’ve gotten almost 6,000…