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December 7, 2018

Lessons from 2018

Five years. That is how long it has taken me to find myself. To truly, genuinely find myself, that is. I guess, one can argue it has taken me 27 years and they may be correct. However, I became aware of this journey mere five years ago when my heart…
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soul of orion
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October 11, 2018

Life’s Current Schedule

As I wrote previously this week, I am now pursuing blogging and freelance life full time. Life is nothing short of a dream right now and my heart leaps with joy each time that hits me. I wake up without an alarm clock, cherish the sweetness of slow living by staying…
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summer 2018
JournalPersonal
October 10, 2018

Summer 2018: The Start of a Magical Adventure

I am currently sitting on my porch, sipping hot green tea and soaking in the reality of the present while my sweet Nietzsche rests peacefully on my lap. The journey to this moment was not an uneventful one. There have been some struggles, rejoicings, moments of murk as well as…
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Personal
October 8, 2018

Life Update: Going Full Time

At the start of last summer, I found myself at a crossroads. I was let go by the company I was working for and with no other prospects in sight, I had to figure out my next steps. Oddly enough though, I had been feeling jaded for months leading up…
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soul of orion
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May 31, 2018

Vibrant days | A little soliloquy

"Her heart is nourished by spring-water & innocence" - Geneviève Bon, from “The Weeping Statue,” written c. April 1993 I have been feeling so vibrant lately. This wasn’t always the case though. There was a time when such a feeling was completely foreign to me, the feeling of lightness, of…
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Personal
March 28, 2018

Finding My Happy Place

I have been in such a happy place, lately. If I sound slightly surprised, it is because I am. Even though I am almost always striving to surround myself in positive environments and ensure I am always constructively busy, there is always some sort of a minor fog or cloud…
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Personal
March 19, 2018

Why I Took a Break & Made So Many Changes to My Blog

As some of you may have noticed I had been MIA from Instagram for the past week. I did give a brief explanation as to why on my stories. For those of you who didn't get a chance to watch them, here is the explanation: I had been feeling super…
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soul of orion
Personal
February 26, 2018

Time to Tell My Space Odyssey | Why I Changed My Brand’s Name

Photography By Iesha Ferguson I changed my brand’s name… it may seem abrupt but I have been contemplating this for some time now. I had started to feel slightly jaded with my work and my blog, recently, and felt lost in terms of direction. Instead of tuning into my intuition…
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a painted soul
Journal
January 1, 2018

Good bye 2017, Hello 2018!

What a beautiful year 2017 has been. It was a year filled with tremendous amount of failure, stress, push backs, intense periods of lows and days when I just couldn't bring myself to get up again... but I did. 2017 was the year I made drastic changes, I moved to…
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Personal
December 18, 2016

Why We Owe It to Ourselves to Struggle

"It is your destiny so to move your wand, / To wake up storms, to run through the heart of storms, / To lay bare a monument like a nest in a thicket, / Though all you wanted was to pluck a few roses." -Czeslaw Milos This quote has done wonders…
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