According to dictionary.com the definition of vulnerability is the quality or state of being exposed to the possibility of being attacked or harmed, either physically or emotionally. What's missing in this definition is that vulnerability can expose you to the possibility of healing, love, support and community. The definition on dictionary.com makes vulnerability seem like … Continue reading The Art of Vulnerability
The hardest pain to get over is family pain and trauma. It oftentimes tears the family apart. Unresolved hurt and pain doesn’t just go away...it sticks with you. It sticks with you until you fix it, until you heal from it until you grow from it. Brushing it under the rug and not talking about … Continue reading Family: Moving on from past hurt and pain
According to dictionary.com, anxiety is defined as: a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome. For myself the idea of uncertainty is what brings anxiety. I normally have anxiety before poetry performances, big events/gatherings and when I have to start something new because I don’t … Continue reading Anxiety: It plays tricks on you
It’s that time of year again. It’s a brand new year and there’s so much to be done. We got goals we got to complete. New adventures. New trips. And it’s a leap year so you know 2020 about to be lit. We have all these goals and aspirations, but before we dive into them … Continue reading Completing 2020 goals IN 2020!
Hello my loyal subscribers, As you can see I haven't been posting my blogs every other Sunday. To be honest life has gotten so hectic that I have been thinking about stopping the blog. But, in my heart I couldn't do it because writing is my passion and I don't know what I would do … Continue reading Life Update and Relaunch of Nia’s Open Heart and Open Mind!
“If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” ~African proverb. In a society where its so easy to be apart; a society that pushes individualism; it is easy to think that you don't need anyone. It is easy to think that you can do everything by yourself and survive just fine. But, … Continue reading We are STRONGER together than we are APART!
Stop telling people your ideas! Stop telling people about your dreams! Stop telling people about the things you "want" to accomplish, and then get mad when they shit on it, steal the idea, or just simply don't care. People should not hear about your ideas until they are manifested, completed, ready to be seen by … Continue reading Keep your vision to yourself until IT is manifested!