Motivation

Running the 5k

On Saturday, July 29th, I ran the 5k in the BTN10K race in Chicago and it was so awesome! I am not much of a runner but something in me said I just had to do it. I’ve made it a goal to help enforce the lifestyle of Strength, Empowerment, and Class, so why not …

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I Believe

It’s so funny, this life one minute you think you’ve got it all figured out and then reality sets in and re-scrambles all the potential consequences with all the potential causes and delegates your mind as it wonders profusely trying to compose the perfect route to take as we attempt to map out this journey …

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Trapped

Trapped in the dark Moods switched around Too much wisdom choking me Half to death But I can’t let this Defeat me Come get me Lord please just come get me Vision in my head Yet no map Yes Yes im stressed Cause I can’t seem to get what I thought I scene On the …

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Weights on your Feet?

What can you do with weights on your feet? Lugging around baggage like woe is me There’s a tickle in your soul but you can’t quite leap To inspire is your desire but you seem to have lost your fire I gotta know I gotta know I gotta go I gotta go I gotta GO, …

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Release

The pressure to express… To have so much to say and say nothing Doesn’t it make you feel worthless? To dream so big and never attempt to take action Don’t you feel purposely? To try and try only to end up crying Doesn’t it feel like a force is stopping you? To act and still …

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Events Natural Hair Meet-ups

Single Girl Summer

I attended the Black Girl Long Hair’s Chicago Naturals Summer Meetup and Product Swap event on Sunday, June 24th, 2012 and I was surrounded by inspirational hairstyles, jewelry, and beauty products. The women that attended this event truly carried themselves with “Strength, Empowerment and Class”. One booth that exuded a special charm was the booth …

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The Lens of the World Won’t Matter

So many secrets are out the bag Conniving friends are walking away mad money made money lost but can we will still cut the cost meaningless words of trivial vindictiveness coming from your body the language is spiteful I’ll be alright though Call me up, I’ll still be there Foolish of me, it may seem …

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Surprised?

Surprised? Some people get surprised, When I verbalize my intelligence on paper Cause when I sometimes speak The words come out like childish banter However my mind works in a rapid pace, My tongue just can’t seem to catch up in its race Sometimes my pen flows so freely That my mind follows suite easily …

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