The very thing that I thought I’d never recover from, is the very thing that helped me become more aware that I too need self-care. I too needed space, grace, and time to feel and heal. I too needed a safe space to deal with the hurt caused by others. Hurts caused by me allowing myself to be put in a box that I didn’t belong in. That I too needed the real self-care: Healing.
What’s up BRIGGade, I know I’m a day short on posting but listen… I feel like I’ve barely had the time to sit still. Last week I did a Q&A on IG (@TheBriggsLife) for people to ask a few questions about last week’s post and general questions. I received several questions… and honestly I was … Continue reading A little Q&A
Today I found that Paul and I have had much in common. Like Paul I have a thorn in my flesh. And I’ve been ignoring the pain of this thorn. I mean sometimes I ignore it so well that I forget that it’s there. Then other times the discomfort of it enrages me. Paul prayed … Continue reading The Thorn in my flesh
This season of my life has been the hardest. Not because I'm lacking anything that I truly need but because I have wants... I mean to simply put it, I want them NOW lol. and I haven't been too quiet about voicing them to God. and he's been pretty silent... or maybe I've been ignoring … Continue reading Finding Peace in a season of “Not Yet”
This week started with me being stretched... Growth hurts. I've heard you can't heal what you don't reveal and that's true. See the more I kept things inside the more I nursed and rehearsed them. That's like having a pity party in your head. This week the goal was to reveal and heal. Have you … Continue reading Dear Journal: Growing Pains
Recently I’ve battled the thought of being associates with people who are close to people who I do not **begins to search for a word* Care for… I believe that’s the correct terminology. I don’t hate them… I don’t dislike them… I just don’t care for them… To me… they’re just not essential to my … Continue reading It’s Not About ME!
First, let me address the fact that I’ve been trying to write this for a week now.. literally a week. And let me be clear by write I mean… I’ve been thinking about what I would say. Visually seeing myself typing these words but couldn’t find the time to actually post it. Lately, I’ve been … Continue reading A Balancing Act
Just like Big Sean I made some decisions this year... I mean we are 9 months into this year and I admit the decision I made today should've been made a while ago. This morning, I informed my friends about some things im finally letting go of. I was apprehensive to say what I had … Continue reading I Decided…
As I was sitting here working on my homework for this Law class... I'm in grad school which by the way this law class is kicking my butt... never the less I'll finish strong with an A+ as usual... But back to my morning thought. So I like to think.... and by think, I mean I'll analyze … Continue reading Just a thought…
Well well well... It's been a minute I know what yall are thinking... I promised you a Queen connection bout a week ago but what can I say?!? Mama's been a little busy! Trust me when I say it was definitely worth the wait!! This Queen is bringing it all to the table! Self-Love requires … Continue reading Queen Connection: Featuring Queen Tay