happy halloween

Happy Halloween. Now go eat some candy.

Are you celebrating Halloween this year? Whether you’re going out or staying in, I wish you a safe, cozy, happy Halloween. My big plans are to eat a hearty, healthy dinner, get some writing done, and binge-watch American Horror Story after work while eating candy. Halloween candy isn’t just for kids! Speaking of kids, apparently, the DIY gene […]

I am afraid

I am afraid.

You know what scares me? That in the year of our Lord 2016, black men, women, and children in the United States of America are persecuted and murdered in cold blood, on camera, without their murderers being prosecuted. We are unprotected. What’s even more fear-inducing is that no one knows how to stop it. The thing about fear, […]

los angeles sunset view from my apartment

2015 Wrap Up: Countdown to 2016

2015 has been one hell of a year. In January, I was fired from my dream job in fashion after the company I worked for was swallowed by its biggest competitor. Before I could collect my first unemployment check, a colleague put me in touch with a contract email marketing gig with another retailer with an office closer to […]

Now blogging on Yo-Toi.com

After years of starting, abandoning, and deleting blogs on various domains, yesterday I decided to convert my personal website into a blog. Being a place of inactivity, my website was the perfect blank slate to launch a personal lifestyle platform that will grow with me on the journey of living a creatively fulfilled life. I have a living […]