Affirmation Monday 06042020

No matter how crazy you think life is, you are absolutely making it work. You get up every day to power through with a brave face. You seem to be able to figure out what needs to be done even though it seems daunting. With all the challenges, you seem to be working through it. … Continue reading Affirmation Monday 06042020

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It's time to ignore the voice in your head that has been telling you not to do it. This is usually coming from a place of fear. What do you really have to lose IF you try something new? Take a chance and just do it; the hard part will be over. Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Free … Continue reading #thursdaythoughts02042020

Time for Change

Is life making you busy or you are using LIFE as an excuse not to do the things you need to do? I made an effort to start this blog, and I was consistent with semi-regular postings. When things became a bit more demanding but still manageable, I rode that busy train to the point … Continue reading Time for Change

Happy March!

It's been two months since the beginning of the year and it's time to check in: How have you been?Is your (mental, physical, spiritual, emotional) health ok?Have you been saying your positive affirmations?Have you been remaining positive?Have you been accomplishing the goals you have set for yourself?Have you been consistent with your objectives?Have you been … Continue reading Happy March!

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day28

Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Free Spirit

#thursdaythoughts27022020

Know thyself in order to trust thyself fully! You got the ability to make your goals come true, stop letting negative thoughts get in the way. Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Free Spirit

Messages To My Younger Self (The Intro)

I meant to write this intro for the longest time; However, I didn’t feel it was the right time until now. As you may have seen on my blog, there is a section about this topic. I’m going to dive into different times where I should make peace with my past self. I feel it … Continue reading Messages To My Younger Self (The Intro)

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day23

At the tender age of six, Ruby Bridges advanced the cause of civil rights in November 1960 when she became the first African American student to integrate an elementary school in the South. Born on September 8, 1954, Bridges was the oldest of five children for Lucille and Abon Bridges, farmers in Tylertown, Mississippi. When … Continue reading #MelanatedMagicSeries #Day23

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day22

You are gifted with so many talents, it's time you are believing in that power so that you can do the things you were destined to do! It's your time, the universe is waiting for you to unleash all that amazingness. Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Mind Wanderer

Words Hurt as Well as Sticks and Stones (Part I)

Have you ever wondered why certain words are spelt or pronounced the way they are even though it doesn't seem logical? I was often confused as well until I stumbled on a lecture about etymology. Etymology is the study of the origin of words and how their meanings have changed throughout history. I found this … Continue reading Words Hurt as Well as Sticks and Stones (Part I)

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day16

We know what is best for us. Why are allowing outsiders to tell us how to express ourselves, learn, speak, dress, etc? Let's reclaim that power to be our truest self for we are everything great under the sun! Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Mind Wanderer🦋🦉

Day of Creativity (Part II)

I committed myself to having a monthly "day of creativity". A day where I would disconnect all devices, be in tuned with nature and release all the words that have been forcefully oppressed. I didn't know what day I would choose; I thought about the same day each month, but that felt too predictable, and … Continue reading Day of Creativity (Part II)

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day15

In a world that wants to silence our creation, we must go out there to inspire others to be themselves unapologetically. Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Mind Wanderer🦋🦉

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day14

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#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day13

Eurocentric beauty standards should be classed as the eighth deadly sin cause no other lie has caused so much destruction among melanated beauties. Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Mind Wanderer🦋🦉

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day12

We need to call others out when they have done us wrong. It doesn't have to be done in a boisterous way; however, when it's done, the power that is accompanied with these words should change their lives forever. We need to let others know it's not okay to disregard our existence to fulfil their … Continue reading #MelanatedMagicSeries #Day12

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day11

For us to create the magic we were destined to accomplish, we need to support every other genuinely. There are so many ways we can do support each other; from purchasing from businesses to saying uplifting words. Let's do our part to make the tribe better. Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Mind Wanderer🦋🦉

Day of Creativity (Part I)

At the beginning of the year, I made a vow that I would take the time to "go off the grid" to reset and realign focus on the things that are important to me. I heard of this idea when I went to a workshop last year. "It sparked creativity," she said, and it was … Continue reading Day of Creativity (Part I)

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day10

"I am" are the two most powerful words; however, it is misused so often. We use words to demean ourselves and others for we have been conditioned to believe that it is okay. FYI, IT. IS. NOT. OKAY!! We are amazing and thus should speak words to reflect this truth. I am magical; I am … Continue reading #MelanatedMagicSeries #Day10

🥳Celebrating Milestones🥳

If my blog were a baby, she would be at the point where she is more aware of her surroundings. She would try to talk, producing sounds unfamiliar to me, and mimic everything I do. We would both have that love and trust surrounded by unlimited happiness. Six months ago, I decided to be brave … Continue reading 🥳Celebrating Milestones🥳

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day8

It's always a sad day when you have to say goodbye to someone in this physical space. We take comfort in the fact that life is a cycle so with every existence there is a beginning and an end. Here's to all the melanated heroes who have transitioned and transcended. Your legacies will remain with … Continue reading #MelanatedMagicSeries #Day8

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day7

RESILIENT AF: Eternal respect goes out to Maya Angelou for embodying her wisdom in her poem "Still I Rise" This poem is the testament for all melanated people around the world who keep thriving regardless of all the discrimination we face. Cheers to you and your ability to keep going, WE. GOT. THIS!!! Still I … Continue reading #MelanatedMagicSeries #Day7

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day6

It's all about the swag! No matter what we do, we always add a little (or a lot of) sauce to the mix. From the way, we style our hair, speak or dress, there is always a level of regality. Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Mind Wanderer

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Having trust and belief in one's self is one of the greatest gifts to surviving life! You've made the right choice, now it's time to believe it! Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Mind Wanderer

MelanatedMagicSeries #Day5

All this hair, in the air! Our Hair, in all its amazingness, goes against gravity. It is diverse  in nature and such can be adapted to suit a number of styles. Love the curliness cause your hair represents strength in unity (that's why it's it's hard to detangle at times).

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day4

Black don't Crack Ambassadors (#BDCA): Our melanated tribe continues to defy the effects of ageing. I mean; look at Miss Cicely Tyson, our reigning queen of #BDCA, and all the other amazing melanated humans who radiate the world with their beauty. This amazing trait is due to having long telomeres. Telomeres are sequences found at … Continue reading #MelanatedMagicSeries #Day4

MelanatedMagicSeries #Day3

Sun-kissed:Melanated people literally need the sun to survive! Like plants, we are able to absorb sunlight for various biochemical reactions in the body. So ensure you get your daily dosage to maintain your awesomeness!

You Are What You Call Yourself

I have this friend that continually calls me a girl even though I remind them that I don't identify with that word. They didn't seem to understand the idea behind it, but I felt the need to explain my stance to prevent any further confusion. So the story goes like this: "I made a conscious … Continue reading You Are What You Call Yourself

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day1

You're worth more than gold:Before you think you are worthless, melanin is $350 (US) per gram. Embrace your complexion cause you are so valuable. Beatus Manifestationes,Nomadic Mind Wanderer

#MelanatedMagicSeries #Day1

THE PRELUDE: I thought I was done after #jannotlongseries. However, my friend gave me the idea to have a series dedicated to black history month (US version). I thought it was dope, so I decided to take up the challenge.P.S.If you had enough of me, blame my friend! If you like it, blame me! Beatus … Continue reading #MelanatedMagicSeries #Day1