Appreciate the Colors: On Being Thankful For Your Blessings

August 27, 2016 1
This past year, the final year of my 20s, has been filled with blessings. There are no big or small blessings; they’re one size fits all. It’s important that you take a moment each…

In A New York Minute

May 26, 2016 2
It was a rainy Saturday night. I was in my favorite red dress and shredded denim jacket, which after 13 years has become somewhat of a staple of my existence. I sipped a cold…

Adventures in Magical Lands: City Magic

April 13, 2016 1
It wasn’t the familiar sights or the Spanish moss dangling from the live oaks that had my heart racing as I revisited the streets of Savannah; although, their mysterious beauty always had a way…

A Trip Into The Infinite Abyss: On Letting Go

November 29, 2015 4
The moon was full and still hanging over the city when I disappeared into the night. I felt the lights, the noise, and the skyscrapers moving further away from me; or perhaps, I was…

Learnin’ To Write Again: Overcoming Writer’s Block

November 17, 2015 0
I have so desperately wanted to write. But life is indeed like a box of chocolates. Although, personally, I’ve always been partial to the road metaphors. So let me begin. Sometimes, life takes you…

New York Normal: Surviving Your First New York City Winter

March 30, 2015 0
A New York City winter is like a cold that lasts 6 months. In November and December, you feel the illness seeping into your bones. It’s unpleasant, but not unbearable; however, you know it’s…