I spent my week replaying the conversation over and over trying to determine what I could have said differently, trying to figure out if I were truly the horrible person that she’d thought I’d been, trying to figure out why there was so much animosity towards me. I spent my days driving to work trying … Continue reading A Lesson in Growth
Being an adult can be pretty overwhelming. We don’t plan for it. It just happens without us even realizing. Some people step into adulthood at various ages. Some take on adult responsibilities at 18 or younger, and for others, it may happen in their mid to late 20s. For me, it was the latter. My … Continue reading Becoming YOU!
In April 2018, I got so frustrated that I wrote my resignation letter. I dated the letter as my last day being July 18, 2018. I told myself that no matter what, I am leaving my job over the summer. Fast forward a few months on that day, I was reviewing and signing my lease. … Continue reading Why You Should Step out on Faith: Part 2
Have you ever been worried about moving without having a job lined up? I was too. In fact, I'd been looking for a job in Maryland for a little over 1 year. When I started my search, I applied with a resume and cover letter that I created. It wasn't bad at all because I … Continue reading Why You Should Step out on Faith: Part 1
Seventeen years ago today was a nightmare. I remember it like it was yesterday. I was in Junior High School sitting in math class, slightly disengaged because it was the first week of school. But, I started paying attention when the teacher mentioned that the towers were hit. He took us outside to see because … Continue reading Never Forget
Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash When I decided to quit my city job, people came to me in shock asking if it was worth giving up my pension and job security. Honestly, I looked at them like they had two heads. I was never the type to stay in a position when I'm unhappy whether it be a … Continue reading Opportunity Comes to those who Create It
via 3 Train to New Lots Bye Bye Brownsville Bye Bye Brooklyn Bye Bye NYC I finally made it! Finally stepped out on faith and left NYC. Words can't describe how liberating this feels to have made this move. I've been wanting to do this for over 10 years and never made it happen. At … Continue reading The Journey Begins