talent is cheaper than table salt. what separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work. -Stephen King growing up, my home was an inspired one. positive, creative energy burst through windowsills and slid under door cracks. creativity was abundant in the air we breathed, the energy that kept me… Continue reading The Curse of the Creative
whether celebrating our "independence" or not, like many others on the holiday yesterday, i was thrilled to open a text inviting me to a pool party. in fact, the first pool party i've been to this summer. i gathered what i call my diva hat (you know, big brim, neutral tan color, slightly floppy), my… Continue reading poolside thoughts: swimming, drowning, and making a splash.
"I'll give her motivation. motivation to eat! too skinny!" i read this tweet Sunday night while watching the BET awards with the rest of Twitter, the words aimed at Kelly Rowland. i thought kelly looked hot. sounded good, danced well, and made me want to dance about sexily for some handsome man. i could only… Continue reading skinny girls are sexy too, dangit.
my mother has always had a youthful 'air' about her. she's vibrant and fun and laughs a lot and pretty much cracks me up on a daily basis. partly because she's well, awesome, and partly because she is the parent of a 22yo, a 23yo, and a 20last-year-old (can you believe i'm in the last… Continue reading no mom, you can’t text me.