From writing & personal

Why venting only creates more of what is

Have you ever found yourself venting your frustrations and repeating the same things over and over? How did all of that make you feel? Do you feel happy afterwards? My guess is that it probably leaves you even more drained, angry, and or depressed. Everything is energy. If you haven’t heard this before, you may have been hiding under a rock these past couple of years. Ever since social media got bigger than what was probably anticipated, you’ve seen your friends and/or specific pages post quotes about energies, enlightenment, affirmations, and the list goes on and on. I’m sure you’ve…

Staying true to you

It’s been well over 3 years since I last wrote something here, I was even debating taking down my first post ever. It kind of makes me cringe a bit reading over it, but I decided to leave it alone for the sake that it’s a part of my story. Over the last few years a lot of things have changed. Everything from my personality to my goals and dreams. People change, seasons change, everything truly does change, but I’d like to think that everything changes for the better. Things truly do get better as the time goes by. For…

Growing up and Taking a risk

I’ve been sitting here trying to figure out how to start this. Let me start out with the basics. My name is Cynthia and I’m a 24-year-old full-time student. I’m currently attending the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising for Visual Communications. I have always known that I’ve wanted to be involved in the fashion industry but I just never knew how. I always loved looking at magazines and flipping through the pages. I would look at the models and the amazing clothes that they would wear. I always wanted to be like them. However, growing up was tough. I didn’t…