Tag Archives: strengths

A Pal

“Good luck with everything, pal.” That was the final text from the man I thought would be my final love. Five words bent into a flint dagger. My eyes welled and my lips blubbered; sweat soaked through my shirt. Opened … Continue reading

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Caribbean

There is something to attractive in the Caribbean. But I don’t see it from the hotels. I find it in the streets. I see a hint of what Black life could be like if it were not tampered with. I … Continue reading

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Spirituality

How has your spirituality played a part in your designs? In every single obstacle and setback I’ve gone through, I’ve always known to revert to prayer. Christ is my foundation. It’s only right for me to acknowledge that, because that … Continue reading

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Trauma

Think about it this way: We all carry an invisible backpack filled with trauma. The size of our backpacks differs from person to person. When trauma is retriggered, our backpack grows heavier and arouses the preexisting trauma. However, by recognizing … Continue reading

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Trauma

Where are you on your Trauma-Informed Journey?

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