When I started my Writebrained blog, it was an exercise for me to claim my personal title of Writer. I didn't know what I wanted my blog to be about, but I knew I wanted to create a safe space made of full expression.What happened instead?? Almost everything I wrote was mental and consistently tainted … Continue reading The Write Goodbye, A Final Post
Writing and I have had an interesting relationship since we met. We've both redefined what we mean to each other every couple of years. Words are love language. They rip me up as much as they put me back together because I believe in the power of language. I began freelancing a few months ago, … Continue reading Enter: Ads Manager
You'd be surprised by the ugly things people say about mixed kids online. Not just any people, mothers. Not just any mommas, black mothers.And I get it.I've had my share of dark thoughts, too. Shocking confession time? While I'm not going to repeat what's been said, I'll share my thoughts. These Thoughts of Darkness? I … Continue reading Let’s Have A Colorism & Interracial Talk
In case you missed it, I have a bunch of new parent-themed guest blog articles available! Consider it your November wrap up. Weight Loss: Babywearing & Breastfeeding: How babywearing and breastfeeding helped me lose weight and then some. Becoming Mom: Some tips on how to embrace motherhood. Moving With A Baby: Moving in general is … Continue reading Here’s What You Missed
Ah, yasss! I've finally done a thing I didn't think I ever could - buying land... in Hawai'i at that! A year after meeting my partner, I started to think about land ownership frequently. Something didn't feel good about paying monthly rent and getting nothing long term for it. I was too cheap and too … Continue reading Can You Really Own Land?
I've been through the presence of many of your kind. My weight fluctuations gave way to both. Stretch marks have tattooed my breasts, arms, thighs, and hips since my preteen years. There has always been a little jiggle all over my body, too. I've allowed others to make me feel like you don't belong on … Continue reading Dear Stretch Marks & Saggy Skin
Let's take the guesswork out of HOW you can become a Freelancer by reading my FREE guide! This guide provides three fully proven ways you can start your freelancing hobby, career, passion - whichever ASAP! I give you in depth insight (as a Freelancer) on each tip to get you started right away in some capacity. Plus, … Continue reading How Do You Easily Become A Freelance Writer?
I am excited to be a guest blogger on another platform! This one is mom centered, too but specifically moms of color. I decided to write an article on the intersection of money and values. Here's a snippet: When I immigrated to America, I was given “the talk” about becoming a self-empowered, self-sustained immigrant black … Continue reading Guest Blogger: Money & Values
I recently wrote an honest article about what it's like to be on the spectrum of gaining weight during pregnancy, not losing weight fast enough, and losing all the added weight and then some. Here's a snippet: I felt a sense of shame when I wasn't losing my baby weight fast enough. I wondered why … Continue reading Losing Weight After Pregnancy
Here I am a month and a week into being a paid Freelance Writer. If you haven't guessed by now (or you're new around here), I've always wanted to be a Writer. I thought I had to publish several lengthy novels and innovative poetry books to qualify as a "real" Writer. Writing is, however, a … Continue reading The Hardest Part About Being A Freelance Writer