Strong and Stimulating.
Unapologetic free flowing thoughts and feelings.
Encouraging self-reflection and evaluation.
I feel open and exposed.
– Elle Williams.
A compilation of witty, relatable stories that nourishes the heart and soul of the modern day woman through love, laughter, and liberation.
I Think I Can
Imposter Syndrome SUCKS! That probably wasn’t the best way to start a story, right? I had to keep it real with you. I was told that this [...]
I can think of at least four or five couples that I currently keep up with (aka, stalk at times) on Instagram, however, let’s be honest - [...]
Two Can Play That Game
I can be the Petty Queen when I want to be. It’s not necessarily something that I am proud of per say, but thanks to it being [...]
I treat my friends like family. In fact, the moment I allow someone into my circle I make it my priority to protect them, support them, and [...]
"Who the heck does she think she is?!" "Does she really think her stuff is good?" "Gosh I am so sick of seeing her stuff everywhere!" As [...]
The Ugly Parts of You
I remember when social media popped off. I was in the 10th grade, attending an inner city catholic school that had more sinners than saints. What [...]
Best I’ve Ever Had
My favorite food has always been Spaghetti, or as I liked to call it as a kid "Bah-sketti." It's my thing. It was the first meal I [...]
"Birds of a feather flock together." I've lost count how many times I've heard that saying as a child. It always made me cringe because I felt [...]
I closed the door to what was to be my new place. It was an older home that had the cutest charm about it. I remember when [...]
Shut Up and Drive
I absolutely hate passenger seat drivers. Full disclosure, however, I am a passenger seat driver. I get it from my parents, actually. After 50 years of marital [...]
Make Room for Me
One of my fondest memories of my college years was paying a classmate, lovingly nicknamed "Day-Day", $100 to let us borrow his car to ride to Hattiesburg, [...]
Not So Empty Nesters
"I just got a new apartment. I'm gon' leave the floor wet. Walk around this thang naked. And nobody's gone' tell me ish!" – Ari Lennox My [...]
Lost and Found
Want to know the hardest thing to find if it were ever lost? Yourself. It's about as hard as searching for a cell phone on silent. And [...]
A Cup Runneth Over
One of the most common lessons needed to be learned as a woman is how to say "NO." Can you take on this extra project? "Yes." Can [...]
Somebody Prayed For Me
Have you ever stopped and reflected on the times where you know that the prayers of your family were covering you? I was in college from 2007-2011 [...]
In My Father’s Image
So, I married my daddy. No, I didn’t literally marry him. But if you let friends and family tell it, I did marry a man that shares [...]
Up, Up, and Away
On a starry night sitting under the moon I thought to myself, Everything looks sooo cool! I see a beautiful butterfly coming towards my nose. I want [...]
Confession of Depression
"Her name was Kate and she was fabulous. Her hair was waist length with a fresh blow out faithfully every two weeks that forced the smell of [...]
The Price Is Right
"I hope that you're the one, if not, you are the prototype. We'll tip toe to the sun and do things I know you like. I think [...]
"Don’t kick up dust that has settled," they said. "It will cause problems and reactions. Reactions we may not be prepared for." Surely as the dust settled, [...]
Here Today, Gone Tomorrow
If I had a dollar for every time I started a sentence with "so about this guy I met…" I would legit be a very wealthy black [...]
31 Days of Discipline
31 days, 744 hours, 44,640 minutes, or 2,678,400 seconds of pure agony!!! Ok maybe not quite as bad as I am making it seem. But I definitely [...]
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