We Care About What Others Think! Ep. 49 ~ Afrolatina Show Why do we care what others think? Today’s diary is my reflection on seeking approval. “We want to be seen and heard. We want to be respected and validated. We want them to be proud of us. We want to be affirmed.” Some people’s… Continue reading We Care About What Others Think!
What happens when you block the good that wants to enter your life? Are you sending it all back? Are you rejecting the ideas that are brilliant, afraid to take a risk, afraid to go for it, afraid of endings, or afraid to really have what you deserve? In today’s episode I meditate on this… Continue reading Depriving Ourselves of Good
It has been a minute since I have posted on my blog. I wanted to drop in to say THANK YOU! Thank you for the 16 years of support during my writers journey. Thank you for reading my words. Thank you for sharing my work. Thank you for sharing this space with me. Today I… Continue reading Dear Family & Friends:
Sometimes You just Have To Let People Go "Don't hang with people who are where you don't want to be. Your friends and the environment reflect what you really feel about yourself. Winners hang out with winners. Losers hang out with losers. When you are on the move, you need people and an environment that… Continue reading FYF ~ Chapters 20 & 21 ~ Some People Gotta Go! #FYFLove #audiobook #selfcare
When your transformation is a threat to others. On establishing partnerships. How to see and know the intentions of others. And how to deal with those who try to stifle us The importance of surrounding yourself by the right people. People who will lift you. “She’s got it!!! She’s finally got it!” That’s what you… Continue reading FYF ~ Chapter 19 #FYFLove #audiobook
We expose ourselves. Our wounds. We, the writers, the healers, the givers. We stand naked in hopes that our story somehow helps. Even if just a little. I hope this gift of love gives you light! Gives you love! Gives you hope! 🦋💋💜 NEW EPISODE available on SoundCloud The Afrolatina Show Ep. 05 https://soundcloud.com/alicia-anabel-santos/afrolatina-show-ep-05 #AfrolatinaShow… Continue reading The Afrolatina Show ~ Ep. 5
Welcome to the Afrolatina show (Ep. 01) In this episode we talk about identity, privilege, pride and what it means to be “the other.” To listen to podcast: The Afrolatina Show Subscribe and join our mailing list for the latest episodes. Love, Iyawo
I woke up thinking about you today. You were present during my meditation, prayers and yoga. I can hear you. I can see your tears. I feel you. You are not alone, yet this work requires you to go there alone. I have read your emails, see your light shining through your writing, I… Continue reading SELF CARE is SELF LOVE!
A path has been cleared… #DIGALEQUESI A love letter to my first SEVEN supporters… I am writing to share the incredible news that I have reached $4,050.00 of my goal! Several weeks ago I was on the phone with my godfather and we were talking about my plans, fears and concerns. We talked about some… Continue reading A Path Has Been Cleared… #DIGALEQUESI
Do we question our worth? Do we believe we are doing enough? Do we question if we deserve to be happy? Today a sentence stopped me in mid thought... "When you question the value of your contribution..." How are we moving in the world every single day? What is our contribution? What can we give… Continue reading Questioning Your Value