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turning corners

I have to admit it hahaha! I have been completely off track with my daily runs. It’s basically down to a biweekly thing, and that’s a good week. But this morning, I woke up early enough to squeeze in a little run and was inspired. As I was running through the streets of my neighborhood,… Read More turning corners

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being real

Being home this week really get me thinking. When people say “oh she’s real” or “oh he’s a real one…” I’m always interested in knowing the answer to the burning question; “HOW??” I mean, you can apply being real to just about anything. Real because you’re honest, trustworthy, loyal, consistent? Real because they let you… Read More being real

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am I alive?

In writing the title for today’s post, I felt a bit odd. I ask myself, “is living greater than being alive?” If you answer yes, that would insinuate that you’d rather die if you’re not living. To some that could be extreme and to others that’s just about right. Me, I fall somewhere in between.… Read More am I alive?

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lesson from Pac | Latasha Harlins

This blog post is in honor of what would have been Tupac’s 45th Birthday! This post is a re-blog from my original blog, LifeAsShay.com, where I shared my point of view as Hip Hop’s Girl Next Door. Originally titled “Who is Latasha Harlins?” Latasha Harlins was the 15-year-old girl who’s name I heard in several… Read More lesson from Pac | Latasha Harlins

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Options…

“It’s way too many options out here to make up my mind,” is what I tell myself right before I go on ahead with my first instinct. But no, sometimes I do change my mind after I consider a better option. Or sometimes I change my mind after I’ve had a taste of this and… Read More Options…