Setting Life Goals: Personally and Professionally

Dear Sista Friend, Since my 23rd birthday is approaching, I made a list of “23 Things to Do While I’m 23” (cliché, I know).  But this exercise was actually helpful in discovering what I have accomplished and where I can grow from here. It helped me put things in perspective. My list made me realize […]

Things We Should Be Doing, But Often Fail To Do

Dear Sista Friend, Things we should be doing, but often fail to do: Reflect through writing A year ago, after much turmoil, I decided that I would take a gap year in between undergrad and grad school.  In the moments leading up to this decision, writing had become my saving grace. Through this reflection, I […]