STILL |@EAInspiration

Posted earlier today on my new accounts: Instagram @InspirationWithE |@EAInspiration on Twitter S T I L L Dear Journal, Yesterday afternoon I had the best conversation with one of the most inspiring entrepreneurs I know. She not only gave me food for thought, she challenged me to think outside the box without giving me crayons [...]

#WRITERCRUSHWEDNESDAY! MEET IG POET @inhalerpjshey

Peter. The man of few words who says so much. You can feel the steadfastness when encountering his work yet he is full of surprises. Demonstrating great range he is unafraid to engage every emotion. From inspirational poetry to romantic pieces his poetic voice refuses sedation.  An early supporter of my Instagram poetry page, he has [...]

CULTURE…I LOVE IT ALL

            There's so much beauty in diversity; in learning about and appreciating different cultures. I am captivated by the mosaic of all faces, languages and nations. However as an African American woman living in the States, there are times others send hidden signals that I need to stick with my [...]

PAIN | To Feel Or Not To Feel

   When I was a small child, I made an embarrassing statement in ignorance that I was quickly chastised for. After being taught the definition of the word 'paralyzed'; I soon followed with a wish to be just that. Horrified by my statement, my Mom, a young widow at the time, immediately corrected me. Once [...]

Be Encouraged

   It's been a rough year. Yet as a new blogger, authenticitee captured the potential of my range as a woman and as a writer. I have had the pleasure of meeting some amazing people here. Those who regularly engaged with me by leaving comments, I got to know better than others. However you all have [...]

I STILL BELIEVE GOD

   Good Morning authenticitee Family! I was tagged in an Instagram #WritingChallenge this morning. I had to tell a story in three words. I chose my story: God Still Heals. People often assume that healing is instant perfection and yes there are times when supernatural miracles happen; but I believe healing is also progressive at [...]

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 [...]

HUSH HYPOCRITE!

   We gotta do betta than shooting our wounded as #Believers. Really feeling some type of way 'bout now. As a #SuicidePrevention #Advocate I cannot tell you how many times I've talked to people #cutting themselves DURING our conversation or people struggling with #depression and #suicidal thoughts due to being damaged by mean, fork tongued, [...]

GOD REMIND ME

   GOD REMIND ME Every time I feel a little down You send sunshine my way I kept looking down the street for my smile  Then found a note from You  Asking me to stay  I wandered and wandered away on purpose  I did not want to feel Your invisible touch  Instead I kept looking [...]