Self Love

Mirrors and muses Nia magazine for black women

Mirrors and Muses

Looking back, I have found plenty of points in my life where I temporarily lost my mind. Ignored my good sense and the voice...
The Power in being Broken Nia Magazine for black women

The Power in Being Broken

As women we wear so many different hats. We’re caretakers, providers, nurturers, advocates, and the list goes on, and on, and on. Sometimes, between the...
rejection

3 Ways to Deal with Rejection

It’s inevitable; at some point in our lives we will encounter it. It’s not a good feeling – it hurts, it can even sting,...
Blessings in a storm nia magazine for black women

Blessings in a Storm

I heard a rushing sound and looked out of my office window and witnessed a flash of white. No, not snow, the element one...
Loving Me Loving it nia magazine for black women

Loving Me, Loving it!

It’s impossible to love yourself when you have no clue who you are and believe there are no identifiable features about your life. It took...
Give Yourself Permission to Slow Down Nia Magazine for black women

Give Yourself Permission to Slow Down

"You’re so slow,” I say. My daughter is a laid back type of kid. I don’t even think I’ve ever seen her actually rush around....
Mirror Mirror Nia Magazine for Black women

But God: Mirror, Mirror

"Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?" That's the question the Evil Queen constantly asked the magic mirror. She was...
natural hair Nia magazine For Black Women

Does Natural Hair Equate to Black Consciousness?

Over the past ten years, the natural hair movement has exploded. Black women are rejecting the idea that our hair has to fit into what...

Our Purpose, Our Plan

Don't Miss This

Don’t Back Down When God Gives You Everything You’ve Prayed For

This year I’ve learned that sometimes when we whisper our prayers, we pray for what we believe we need. I speak things into the universe...

Insecure No More

When I think about my past, one of the things I would never have called myself was insecure. I had a diverse peer group. I...

When Love Fails and You Prevail: 5 Steps to Gracefully Become...

Iwas 20 years old when I got married to who I thought was the perfect guy. I diligently saved myself for marriage. I was a...