[words & happy] *inspired by recent discovery of a thought-provoking lyricist from my hometown, not-so-recent spoken word performances that stole my heart and fueled my thoughts. and moments where words are filling my head in a way that hasn't happened in a while. mostly, I thought I'd share where I began, with words in the [...]


what’s wrong with broken? – or bruised but not broken, not broken just bent

[on love & happy] So sometimes-maybe-perhaps I contradict myself a tad. This usually happens because I tend to overthink, underthink, and, simply, think. Writing is usually present during each of these times. Meaning? Meaning, sometimes there’s proof of my contradictory nature. Wait; let’s add “well-meaning” before that phrase. Try again. Sometimes there’s proof of my [...]

“I am ready just like this…how and who I am” — or perfect in me

[on acceptance & happy] peoples/friends/homies, realtalk: when it comes down to it, I think I only look good on paper. lemme'splain.. I'm kind of amazing when you think about it or, rather, read about it. I mean, professionally speaking, I've accomplished more than others thought I thought I would have. at 25. I'm not a [...]