Ava Duvernay

Words of Wisdom: “Work Without Permission”-Ava DuVernay

I definitely had to share these Words of Wisdom from director, screenwriter, and producer Ava DuVernay! In this clip, Ava stresses the importance of working on our goals without permission. "Who are we asking for permission to do what we want to do? That should be eradicated," Ava mentions in the clip. Who are you really seeking…

Fall Down Seven Times, Stand Up Eight

2016 was the year where I wanted to quit EVERYTHING. I wanted to call it quits on my writing, on my 9-5, on my personal life, on my financial goals. In spite of people thinking the complete opposite, I felt like I had been working my tail off, and was consistently falling flat on my face.…

Words of Wisdom: “Shine Your Light”-Lisa Nichols

This Words of Wisdom video from life coach and inspirational speaker Lisa Nichols is a must watch! I've written before about not dimming your light for anyone and how it only hurts in the long run. Lisa speaks more on this subject, letting us know straight up that as we grow, other people aren't going…

Inspirational Jam: “Good Life”-OneRepublic

"When you're happy like a fool, let it take you over When everything is out, you gotta take it in..." OneRepublic's "Good Life" is a great Inspirational Jam to boost your mood this morning! This track is all about appreciation for life and making the most of yours while you're here! It could be by…

Jade Novah

Inspirational Jam: “Bird Song (Unafraid)”-Jade Novah

"Picture with me, you're alone in the sky. No one can touch you, you're flying too high..."   Jade Novah may be known for her impressions of Beyoncé and other artists, but she's also a very talented singer! I heard this song by her one day, and had to share it for this week's Inspirational Jam.…