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Be Ready For What You Pray For : Life Update

Monday, July 6, 2015

"I'm tired, Effie I'm tired." #mood What did you guys do on July 4th? Steve & I went to the Hyde Park parade with a few friends, had lunch at PorkChop, and came home to figure out the rest of the day. View post

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Your Life Can Change In 6 Months, Keep the Faith #BirthdayPost

Friday, June 26, 2015

Today is my 31st birthday. Yes, I am OFFICIALLY deep into my 30's. I say deep, because I can no longer say last year I was in my 20's, lol. I haven't done this in awhile, but yesterday I stayed up until midnight and literally counted down to June 26, 2015. Why? This year is different, ...

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Can We Be Human, Yet Also Divine? #Charleston

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

photo credit: "To err is human, to forgive is divine." Can we be human? I've been trying to write about the Charleston massacre. I really have been trying. However, there was one major problem: I didn't have anything to say. What could I say of value, that I haven't said before? Can we go just ONE ...

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Headed to Blogging While Brown

Friday, June 12, 2015

Some say you shouldn't share your political or religious views on your blog, because it may scare brands away. However, I've never been able to master that discipline, even when I really tried. Eventually, I became intentional about aligning my faith into my brand, hence the tagline "Pop Culture, Faith, Lifestyle".View post

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Apparently Christians Aren’t Allowed to Say ANYTHING…

Friday, June 5, 2015

By now if you haven't heard Bruce Jenner is officially Caitlyn Jenner, no longer a man, now a woman. I purposely haven't said anything online since Caitlyn's Vanity Fair cover was released, because I needed to process my thoughts.View post

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That Time I Had to Drop Out Of Columbia College: #TBT

Thursday, April 16, 2015

I wish I could remember what happened in the moments leading up to my breakdown. I can't. All I know is I locked eyes with who had quickly become my favorite professor during my freshman year at Columbia College Chicago, and before I knew it I was in her arms crying uncontrollably.View post

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Why I No Longer Say “Happy Easter”

Friday, April 3, 2015

Today is Good Friday! In today's #CoffeeWithNik I discuss why I no longer say "Happy Easter".View post

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God Bless the Child that Has Her Own

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Sometimes I complain about not being born an Angela Simmons, Sarah Jakes, Paris Hilton, or someone of the liking. Man, if I had a brief moment of the opportunities and resources that are available to them, I'd be killing every area of what I'm currently trying to pursue in life.View post

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