Positive Affirmations are like a beautiful magical wand. Well I like to believe this although, it’s technically not true.
The other day I was thinking about how people weren't kidding when they said life feels like a “roller coaster.” Life has shown me there are high moments that remind me why I love feeling happy and low moments that make me desperately miss this happiness. As a single millennial black woman, I sometimes find myself thinking I should be further along in life and wonder if I made all the right turns.
Have you ever found yourself on Social Media scrolling through your feed and you see announcement after announcement, like engagements, weddings, promotions, vacations, new businesses, new babies, you name it? I know I have, and I also know that feeling of genuinely thinking “wow congrats to them!” or “I’m happy for her!” or “that looks exciting!” and shortly after, I become disappointed about my current position in life.
Well hello Mercury retrograde, we meet again. No matter how many times I change my address or my phone number you manage to find me every year. In all your destructive glory you clumsily stomp through my life and interrupt my ease and peace.
If you don’t know what I’m talking about, let me introduce you to the greatest unwelcome intruder of my life.