Fashion + Lifestyle Illustrator, Mixed Media Artist. Love books, art, music, and travel. Here on Vocal I enjoy writing fiction and non-fiction.
Armchair Traveling to Every Country Through Art
For this great Vocal Challenge supported by Memberful, I'd like to implement a project I've long thought about, dreamed about, and want to make happen!
The light shone green and purple, and then red, pouring in through the windows. This was a big day and it was time for me to get up. Although we prepared the town square for the parade, there were still some last-minute things to take care of. Breathless, within moments I was running out to the street.
If You Liked 'Emily in Paris', You Should Check Out 'Call My Agent!'
Hello and bonjour! You've likely heard of Emily in Paris on Netflix, and if so, what's your opinon? Because we ALL have an opinion about this show. A lot of people have enjoyed this show, and a lot of people haven't. Much of that has to do with what Emily in Paris is meant to be-- what it tried to do-- versus what it comes off as. I'm a firm believer in all of us having our own opinions, so let's dig in to what makes this show polarizing, and why Call My Agent! is an amazing show to check out for purveyors of all opinions on Emily in Paris.
Five Facts About Syria That Have Nothing To Do With War
Pop quiz: What have you heard about Syria before the ongoing civil war that began engulfing the country in 2011? What do you associate Syria with, other than the political or military-related stories you may hear on the news?
Catch Her If You Can! A Feature on Jessica Nabongo
I'm excited to highlight someone who I think is super inspirational. Travel influencer and creator Jessica Nabongo-- @thecatchmeifyoucan on Instagram-- is the first Black woman to travel to all 195 countries on this earth! As of October 2019, she has achieved this feat and has been on Good Morning America. Jessica has also been part of the Four Seasons celebration of Black excellence on Instagram, and has been written about in Forbes. She is writing a book about her experiences; I can't wait to read it when it comes out.
The Cocktail Tables and a Little Game
I got out of the car, ready to make my way in to the Bradsford Oxen Club. It was my first time here, but for someone like me, it wasn't going to be my last. You may not know my real name, but to the people at the Bradsford Oxen Club tonight, my name is Miss Sophia Valencia Woodson.
Scorpio: Pandora's box of the Zodiac
In the astrology world, there's a lot to be said about Scorpios. A LOT. I don't follow horoscopes at all, and I know nothing of what my rising or moon signs are. However, I do think the personality profiles and traits assigned to each zodiac sign are interesting. They can be fun as long as they're not taken completely seriously. We are more than that within the bounds of our star sign.
The First Dream That Comes To Mind
There's this saying I hear sometimes, that one decision can change your life. Sometimes you're forced into it, or it's a decision you ruminate about. Other times, it's a cocktail of circumstance.