I wear a plethora of hats; I’m an aunt … a sister, a daughter, a babysitter, a friend, a confidant, a full-time employee … a writer, a dreamer and everything in between. At night, when I take off all those hats, I am simply, “Alana.” Sometimes, I get so caught up in taking care of … Continue reading I’m good love, enjoy.
2017 was an exciting year for me; after five years with the same company, I took a leap of faith and decided to leave my job in search of new opportunities. Everything seemed to be amazing, until I started noticing changes to my body that were more than alarming. I noticed that my energy had … Continue reading Less Than A Woman
Fat - that's what they call me, and you know what? No, it’s never been okay. You see, our perception of beauty has been tainted. At least, my perception was for a very long time. Growing up, I idolized those around me who were skinny and beautiful, wondering why I hadn't … Continue reading Shameless