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Category: Life

My Existence Does Not Warrant an Apology

The suppression of women in our society is systemic. Women often feel a need to apologize simply for taking up space. It happens everywhere and it has to stop…

The Women’s Convention

A few months ago, The Women’s March announced they were hosting the inaugural Women’s Convention in Detroit. I decided to take the plunge and I bought myself a ticket…

See What Sticks

In the spring, my life took a 180-degree turn. So lately, in an effort to explore the kind of person that I am and the things that I love, I’ve been throwing ideas against the wall to see what sticks…

In the Absence of “I’m Sorry”

Life is full of pain and a lot of the time, that pain is inflicted by the people closest to you. And sometimes, that long-awaited apology never comes. But you can forgive someone without ever hearing the words “I’m sorry…

Chicago, IL

Remember when I decided I was going to start a journey to rediscover my independence? I took a concrete step toward that goal over Labor Day weekend by taking a trip up to Chicago…

Hooping Workshop

When I found out that Rachael was hosting a hooping workshop in my area, I knew I had to go. I wanted to remember why I fell in love with hooping in the first place. And believe me, I did…