“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – MLK   Yesterday was the revered day of service known as Martin Luther King Day, which, in this day and age of hashtags, is #MLKDay2020. Growing up in the 80s and Black, all …

“What is hell? I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love…” – Fyodor Dostoyevsky One of the questions that I’m asked about Forever and One Day is how it came to be. I’ve mentioned in a previous blog post (Why I Wrote My Book) some of the back story. This …

Welcome into a new year and a new decade! 2020. This is a time where most people are already doing their New Year’s resolutions and when people are the most reflective. It’s a time to consider what happened on the past 10 years and what you would like to happen over the next ten. …

As I mentioned in my previous post, I used writing to express my emotions. Writing, for me, has always been a way to untangle the balls of feelings inside ever since I was a young girl and my mother gave me my first journal. Even when I attended elementary school, my favorite class was …