Category: Life Lesson

Well, when you get stuck, you get stupid. You date guys you normally wouldn’tYou entertain nonsense you never thought you wouldYou accept jobs that don’t align with where you’re goingYou…

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You always take from me but rarely give back You subtract but never addYou divide but never multiply You run out on meAnd often not on my sideHere one moment,…

Life Lesson The Journey

In Part 1 of Identity, I started off with the lyrics to Nina Simone’s song, Blackbird. A pretty depressing song but filled with so much insight into Nina’s identity and…

Life Lesson The Journey Truth Moments

Why you wanna fly, Blackbird?You ain’t ever gonna flyNo place big enough for holdingAll the tears you’re gonna cryCause your mama’s name was “Lonely”And your daddy’s name was “Pain”And they…

Life Lesson The Journey

So I was talking to a friend and the word “control” came up. She was walking me through an interaction she had with another friend and ended with, “that’s not…

Life Lesson The Journey Truth Moments

Have you ever been gut checked by God? Gut checked??? What, pray tell, does that mean, Trina? Glad you asked… According to the Oxford dictionary, a¬†gut check is “An evaluation…

Life Lesson

Did you ever love me? The words that somberly came out of his mouth during one of our last conversations. The words I was shocked to hear and honestly didn’t…

Life Lesson The Journey Truth Moments

Dear nobody, it’s been fun. Dear nobody, it’s been real. Dear nobody, it’s been exciting and exhilarating but I think it’s time to bid you adieu. All rides aren’t meant…

Life Lesson

Hope has been a recurring theme in my life since the end of last year. The Christmas, Christmas Eve, New Years Eve and the first sermon of the year all…

Life Lesson

Don’t you sometimes wish you could build a man? I know I do.  He’d be the best man ever.  I would take the best qualities from all the men I’ve…

Life Lesson