love letters to a younger self

love letters to a younger self // if i could travel time, i’d tell my younger self how much she was loved. how perfect she is how everything will be okay how much she’ll laugh and smile how she’ll fall in love over and over again how she’ll be surrounded by people that make her grin uncontrollably how everything will look beautiful to her again how she’ll come to love her body how she’ll come to love touch how she’ll come to love her mind how she’ll come to love others how she will become love. Continue reading love letters to a younger self

My Prayer

Our Father In heaven, hallowed be your name, God, you are good. You have always, been good. I’m grateful to see it now. Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. God, there’s a lot of people hurting right now. The corrupted are running unbound / absolute skepticism replacing hope God, bring heaven onto earth. Restore and redeem us, victims of our own brokenness and the brokenness in the world we collectively contribute to. Give us today our daily bread. God, as I continue my work day, guide me in the knowledge and deep, … Continue reading My Prayer

Saturday

Anxious I see you Want to tell you It’s okay But actually You know I don’t know Who am I to say if it will all be okay, in the way you want it to be okay. I just want everything for you to be okay is all I really mean to say. Their eyes trail slowly down the length of this body They see in the delicacy the raw the void the power the weakness the depth   Beauty. #astanleyknife #slashes #luciofontana #human If you were to cut my natural emotions open You’d probably see something akin to an … Continue reading Saturday

Understanding a Marginalized Metric in the Arms Race for Success: Emotional Intelligence

In his article “What Makes A Leader?,” brain and behavioral sciences expert and professor Daniel Goleman summarily tackles Emotional Intelligence as providing a crucial framework to the development and measurement of leadership within the spheres of business and management. Continue reading Understanding a Marginalized Metric in the Arms Race for Success: Emotional Intelligence

Nurturing From the Inside Out

It’s the third full season of fashion week for me, and I’ve yet to tire myself out of this world– miracle?. Yesterday, I had a weekend day free of any fashion related duties and spent the morning volunteering for a pantry kitchen where we served breakfast and handed out grocery goods to approximately 600 – 800 guests. The organization through which I had registered for this volunteer event was affiliated with a New York based church, but the volunteers’ profiles were not limited to those with particular religious affiliations. I was allocated this time to valet duty. Valet duty in … Continue reading Nurturing From the Inside Out