short story | Life has always been you

short story | Life has always been you

**trigger warning for people dealing with depression and loss" “...and the sound of the rain, against my window pane, is slowly driving me insane, I’m going down.” I cannot tell you the exact moment I knew I was depressed. But it seems like it was a one cigarette a day thing that turns into lung [...]

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True Life: I struggle with my faith

True Life: I struggle with my faith

It is really hard for me to write this because this isn't what people expect from "faith and lifestyle blog." It is hard for me to write this because I feel like I'm a liar and people will question my faithfulness. But the truth is, I have been struggling with my faith. I started out [...]

The presence of medicine, is not the absence of God

The strong black woman, God and mental health I remember having a conversation with a friend about the increase in black women getting on YouTube confessing that they’ve been struggling with anxiety and depression. Some lived to make a video about it, and some unfortunately had committed suicide only for their friends and family to [...]

Proverbs 31 woman for the modern woman

I remember I would see on instagram  or hear people calling themselves, wanting, claiming, inspiring to to be the proverbs 31 woman. Up until this point I had never really read it, I knew bits and bobs of it, but it annoyed me so much that I didn’t feel the need to subject myself to [...]

Why am I not learning the lessons?

I've been thinking a lot about lessons lately. One of my favorite things to read from other bloggers are the ones that read something like this; "25 lessons I've learned in my 25 years of living," or "Lessons I learned after dealing with grief." etc... I love reading about what people have learned or are [...]