Tennis

So as you know, I said that for my trying something new I was going to try out for the girls tennis team. I went to the informational meeting last week and everything. I’ve never played tennis before and I didn’t know how to play, so when she said there was no experience needed I…

Workout

Anyone who knows me personally would read this title and go “why is Mayah talking about working out?” Someone would mention my stature and point out obvious things like my weight. Considering that I’m 5’3 and 130 pounds (this is updated, I weighed myself today), no one ever sees the “need” for me to workout….

Spring

As Spring is approaching I’m really trying to change my life. I want to be more positive focusing on healthiness and happiness. It’s so important for me to just be at peace in order for me to be healthy and happy. So it’s been three weeks since the break up, and Ive just been reflecting…

Happiness

It’s really important to be happy. I don’t think I can stress that enough. Stress can bring only negative things into your life, such as illness and hair loss. You want to bring positive things like healthiness, good communication, happiness and love into your life. But like I’ve said before you have to open your…

New

It’s always important to test yourself and try new things. Now I don’t mean compromising your morals to try something new, I just mean trying something to have a new experience. Life is nothing but lessons and experiences to help you grow and develop as a person. I’m trying tennis as my something new. I…

Importance of Detangling

I’ll admit it I’m lazy when it comes to doig my hair. Especially when to curly and its late at night and all I want to do is go curl up in bed. But sometimes I just don’t feel like Detangling I’ll all of my hair especially since I have mixed textures. I’d say I…

Selma, mighty Selma (2014)

Originally posted on Tananarive Due Writes:
“People are trapped in history, and history is trapped in them.”  –James Baldwin David Oyelowo as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Selma. ? I was raised by two civil rights activists – attorney John Due and the late Patricia Stephens Due—so stories of Martin Luther King, Jr. were…