BLONDE ROUTES

A journey of becoming.

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Our Privilege

I read an article written by an acquaintance of mine.  A young woman that was raised in the same neighborhood as me,  urging our...

Coming Home to Myself

A continuation from "Coming Home to 26..." “As I do my first walk-through, I feel it. The solid ground beneath my feet as I step through...

A Letter to my Favorite People

I heard through the grapevine that it was #nationalsiblingday, so obviously I have to brag on the two most important people in my life. ...

Words I Couldn't Say

I wanted to tell you that you were wrong. That moment in the car when you told me you had me figured out within 5 minutes of meeting me.I...

YOUR STORY MATTERS

there’s something about a song that takes me back i close my eyes and drift away the movie reel dances against my lids as the strings...

COMING HOME TO 26

I’ve never felt at home. The kind of home that feels like comfort. Like walking in and immediately feeling lighter, as if all of your...

WORDS

Words. If you asked me one thing I’m passionate about, my immediate response would be words. But not just any words. Words that bring me...

I'M AN AUNTIE

My best friend had her baby this weekend. I repeat... my best friend had her baby! I'm not really sure when life happened and now I'm at...

A LETTER FOR RAINY DAYS

Hi Pretty Flower, It’s a lot, I know. The heavy weight of uncertainty bearing down on your shoulders. The ominous winds of change...

BECOMING A NO GIRL

Ask anyone who knows me and they would tell you that on any given day I would move mountains just to see someone smile. I drop anything...

BE STILL

Be still and know. Know that whatever season you find yourself in, whatever you are struggling with, whatever road bump you keep...

THE BEST KIND OF LOVE

It’s easy to romanticize Valentine’s Day, especially if you’re single. Everywhere you turn you are bombarded with reminders of your...

EMBRACING A QUARTER OF A CENTURY

I woke up this morning and thought to myself... This is it, I'm officially a quarter of a century old. Hold up. HIT THE PAUSE BUTTON. I'm...

LOVE TRUMPS ALL

As I was trying to convince myself it was time to get out of bed this morning, I opened my phone and started scrolling through my...

FINDING FREEDOM IN FORGIVENESS

How can I forgive him? I’m angry. I’m pissed off. I’m hurt. Why should I forgive him? After everything we’ve been through… after...