Identifying If Your Cycle Is A Health Concern

There is a quote that states “ Improving menstrual health in females can lead to long lasting effects on women’s overall education, health, and wellbeing”Helen Weiss.

As we approach the month of July there is a holiday that we as women should celebrate and bring attention to; That holiday is Fibroid Awareness Month. We highlight Fibroid Awareness Month to raise cognizance about a wellbeing factor affecting women cross country. …


I GET IT GOD !

When You Get A Sign To Slow Down

There is a quote that says “Slow down and everything you are chasing will come around and catch you”. Throughout this year we endured a multitude of indescribable events that have impacted our lives. People have learned to cherish the meaning of family and preserving time, and the importance of self care. …


The New Wave of Pandemic Job Interviewing !

“Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.” — General George Patton

In March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced COVID-19 a pandemic — an infection flare-up happening over a wide geographic territory and influencing an extraordinarily high extent of the populace. The actual world closure and life was waiting.

Survival for tissue, filtered water and hand sanitizer ran regular people into survivor mode. Wearing mask turned into the new norm and individuals were hesitant to shake hands. …


Releasing The Pain To Regain Freedom !

“When you hold resentment toward another, you are bound to that person or condition by an emotional link that is stronger than steel. Forgiveness is the only way to dissolve that link and get free.” –Katherine Ponder

Individuals come into your life for a reason, a lifetime, or a season. Some come to inspire you, empower you or show life experiences that will ultimately help you evolve into the person you did not expect to be. …


Reflecting on Four Decades of Life’s Bliss

(Image taken by Meshell Baylor)

W. B. Pitkin best said “Life begins at forty.” I was sitting in my patio drinking wine by the fire and I could not believe that I actually turned 40 years old. Number one I still feel like the same old girl rushing to class with her books in her arms, I still feel like the same woman who had 4 beautiful babies as if it were yesterday but 40 is a symbolism of transcendence.

Turning 40 represents a new transition in life. With more than two decades of living life as an…


Explaining Racial Injustice To Teens

In the recent headlines a 20 year old young man name Daunte Wright was pulled over and fatally shot by a police officer. Footage of this young man’s death surfaced all over the screens and on social media. The police officer admittingly confessing to shooting the 20 year old as a fatal flaw of confusing her taser with her gun.

The video of this footage has traveled all over the globe online within seconds. Another video surfaced of a Lieutenant being pepper sprayed by a police officer for driving slow to the gas station …


Google image of shades

There is a statement by renowned rapper Kendrick Lamar that details” Colorism is not a good thing, especially when your black". In 1928 an examination called the paper bag test was presented. A test which contrasted the tone of an African American with a brown paper bag. On the off chance that you were lighter than the paper bag or near it you were granted admittance to the finest establishments, educational and job opportunities, entrance into high society programs and fraternities.

This form of methodology was utilized during slavery. An old archived piece entitled The Willie Lynch letter: The Making…


Inner Circle

In the month of April we celebrate World Autism Awareness across the globe. We light up our homes and yards with blue, as we stand in solidarity our love for a family member with Autism. Autism does not come with a manual on how to effectively raise a child with special needs. As we come together to honor this special month I would like to highlight a program that still impacts so many today.

September 9, 2011 I enrolled into a program called PAM which stands for PARENTS, ADVOCATES, AND MENTORS created by founder Areva Martin. This program…


Autism is defined as a developmental disorder that impairs the ability to communicate and interact. In 2020, the CDC reported that approximately 1 in 54 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), according to 2016 data.

There is a quote that says “ Someone with Autism taught me love needs no words”. April 2nd marks the celebration of Autism Awareness Day. My journey with Autism begin with my beautiful son Justin. Justin was was diagnosed at the age of 4. …


Why do Individuals Stay In Toxic Relationships

In the past couple of days Christian relationship guru Derrick Jaxn admitted to engaging in extramarital affairs; wife says God has forgiven him as does she . Throughout the commentary on social media sites such as Facebook, Instagram and the social sites have publicly condemn the motivational speaker for his omissions of guilt and also created comedic memes of his wife.

Comments flooded the social sites such as why is she staying ? The question continue to repeat itself asking why did she stay ? …

Meshell Baylor

Author of I’m A Little Big Brother 2016 editor’s choice LA Parent Magazine for Entering the World Of Oz with Justin Author of poem To All The Mothers !

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