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December 31, 2017

2017. Wow. We're at the end of it. I've been so busy the past couple of months, I barely had time to blog about it.  I say "barely" because everything in life is about choices.  And there was definitely time to take 20-30 minutes to write about what I was experiencing...

November 10, 2017

It happened.

Before I tell you how, I have to give the backstory about why it means so much.

As a journalist I get to meet celebrities pretty regularly and I don’t get starstruck too often.  But there’s one celebrity who if I met her, I knew my outlook on the world would...

October 21, 2017

When I first got the opportunity to interview Shaka Senghor, I jumped at the chance.

I remember hearing about his interview with Oprah on Super Soul Sunday (which she said was "one of the best interviews" of her life) and I knew he was a compelling speaker with an inspi...

September 8, 2017

"Direction is more important than speed."

That's a quote by Oprah Winfrey I posted to my Instagram account yesterday, which spoke to my soul in more ways than one.

In life, it's easy to think that the first person to finish the "rat race" wins, but that's not always the...

August 24, 2017

Have you ever had the feeling that you wanted to do more?

That even though people expected you to be happy something was missing?

Eight years ago this month, I had that feeling.

At the time, I was in my first job out of a college, a 22-year-old management associate making...

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