May 27

The Hospital

2014-05-27T20:49:58+00:00May 27th, 2014|Transitions|0 Comments

It was around 5pm on a Friday evening when I decided to call my father to say hello. There wasn’t any answer. After I hung up, the sound of the phone ringing startled me especially when it said Daddy. My mother called me back to tell me that she was […]

May 25

Seventy Five Cents

2014-05-25T19:56:35+00:00May 25th, 2014|SELF-EMPOWERMENT|0 Comments

She reached out to him to attend a cultural function in support of the cast. This mysterious gesture came after a long period of him stringing her along after many protests from family and friends. He happily agreed to attend; however, he refused to drive the long distance. She would […]

May 18

Faith

2014-05-18T14:40:44+00:00May 18th, 2014|Transitions|0 Comments

Sunday morning found me at the beach. The warmth of the sun was paired nicely with the nice breeze. The palm trees swayed in the background making it a perfect Miami day. As I whipped out my book, the sight of four people dressed in white demanded my attention. There […]

May 14

The Barber Shop

2014-05-14T17:43:10+00:00May 14th, 2014|HAIR|0 Comments

In facing my fear of going to the barber shop as a client, there are things that have been brought to my attention. It has its advantages over a beauty salon. The barber works on one head at a time which makes the entire process faster. Although a barber shop […]

May 8

Bold & Bald

2014-05-08T17:44:58+00:00May 8th, 2014|HAIR, Transitions|0 Comments

There I was sitting at my desk. A vision came to me. My eyebrows were immaculate. My head was clean shaven. My fingers soon made an appointment with the local brow boutique. When the brows had been perfected, my car somehow took me to a place that I have always […]

May 4

The Beast of 1992

2014-05-04T15:53:31+00:00May 4th, 2014|Brief: Short and Sweet, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The time came for me to clean my garage and finally purge things that have been collecting dust since the 90s. There were papers and awards from elementary school that finally found their fate in the garbage. A magazine titled Illusions caught my attention because I recognized it from middle […]