The Cocktail Conversations experience is for those who want to actively be part of solutions to issues within their respective communities. On October 5th we’ll be speaking with children of addicts, individuals in recovery, addiction counselors and treatment professionals.
Today I am officially one month away from my 25th birthday. All year, I’ve been ranting and raving about turning TwentyFINE and it wasn’t until yesterday that I began to realize the magnitude of just what turning 25 actually meant. Aside from this being my last year of free health care and dental coverage (thanks Dad), this also marks a milestone I feel that I’m not even prepared for. Those closest to me know that I have lived by an inflexible 10-year plan and they also know how earth-shattering things become when my plan is thrown off course. There are so many things I knew I’d have accomplished by twenty-five and none of those things are even close to happening this year let alone next. Since turning twenty-one, I’ve been getting a bad case of the birthday blues. But for some reason, this year feels particularly different from all the others. Continue reading Birthday Blues
Remember how I’ve been telling you all that I would be planning an event for The Sassy Rant? Well, that time has come! I am pleased to announce that I’ll be hosting Cocktail Conversations: A panel discussing the importance of sisterhood amongst women of color…