DIFFERENT | Inspiration With E |@EAInspiration

D I F F E R E N T Dear Journal, Got on the scale a few mins ago, entered my weight in my @myfitnesspal app & shuddered at the steady increase from my first entry on Jan. 13, 2013 till now. I then thought about every maladaptive coping mechanism I had but my weight [...]


Been trying to catch my breath.  Every time I attempted to put pen to paper about the horrific events unfolding in the world, another hideous event would happen. From terror attacks to the evil murders of unarmed African Americans by those called to protect and serve; to the catastrophic retaliations. I believe we are living [...]

Don’t Be Afraid To Breathe Again

   Life has a way of knocking the wind out of us. We hurt in invisible places and scream in inaudible realms. Pain though painful reminds us that we are alive some days.  Breathing is a sign of life too. I believe the enemy, our inner-mes and friendemies cut off our circulation. Preventing us from [...]

WORD ON THE STREET IS… “You Don’t Look Like What You’ve Been Through”

   Dear Beloved, I didn't mean to startle you when I walked in on you adjusting your clothes. The way you stared into the mirror was so intense, it made me feel like you were looking for something long gone. Just wanted you to know that the word on the street is, "you don't look [...]

I Was Gifted By You | Thank You @Robrt_M_Goldste!

   authenticitee was declared an award free blog several months ago. For readers unfamiliar with that term, it simply means though grateful for awards and nominations, a blogger gracefully bows out of the running.  Last night I got more than an award from Robert Goldstein. He actually created his own 'Respect' award to celebrate bloggers that have earned [...]

WORD ON THE STREET IS…”You’re Afraid To Let Go”

   Dear Beloved, The season has changed without our permission. A shifting in both the natural and spirit realm. Old things passing away, making way for the new. It seems however, as though the thought of "new" is scaring you. Word on the street is, "You're afraid to let go".  Be it baby teeth, or [...]

authenticitee Launches New Series: “WORD ON THE STREET IS…”!

   Hello subscribers and readers! Today is the first segment of "Word On The Street Is..." which are bite size notes of encouragement from me to you that you can snack on in between meals! 10/16/15 Dear Amazing, Have I got news for you! Word on the street is, "We're going to get through this!" This week [...]

WHEN TEXTING CAN SAVE A LIFE! #WorldSuicidePreventionDay

Texting has caught a bad rap. From texting while driving to breaking up via text. It has been accused of robbing people of "real" human interactions but the truth is...real is relative.  The picture above is courtesy of one of my favorite fellow #SuicidePrevention advocates Grace Durbin. She would always text her sister Nicole to [...]