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Whores & Wives XXIV

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Previously on Whores & Wives:  I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII, XIII, XIV, XV, XVI, XVII, XVIII, XIX, XX, XXI, XXII, XXIII “I can’t continue to go on like this; living these lies, navigating these webs of deception….my life is falling apart!” I sobbed in Dr. Sanchez’s office. “Well, we knew this was coming. We tried to tackle it head on, but it’s okay that we did not. It’s too late … Continue reading Whores & Wives XXIV

Whores & Wives XV

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Previously on Whores & Wives: I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII, XIII, XIV “Do whatever you can to make this go away, even if that boy is telling the truth she was coerced into it.” I spoke in a firm voice, arms folded across my chest. “You know I … Continue reading Whores & Wives XV

Whores & Wives [X]

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Previously on Whores & Wives: I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX It’d been a week since the funeral and I still hadn’t returned to work. Instead, I saw the girls off to school, Derrick Michael off to work, and I climbed back in bed with the goal of remaining undisturbed. Except my … Continue reading Whores & Wives [X]

Whores & Wives by Trista Daniell

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“You’re sleeping with my husband!” It was 9:42 AM on a Wednesday, and my best friend was screaming this most horrible accusation outside of my home. “I can’t believe you! You… dis…loyal… bitch!” She shouted while banging her fists against the heavy oak door. She hit with such force that I swore I felt the … Continue reading Whores & Wives by Trista Daniell

Throwing Shade for Jesus 🙄 #TristaDaniell

Folk love to use God to throw shade - as if that makes it any less shady. It doesn't. We enjoy making ourselves the saints and everyone around us the sinners. It's never our fault. When things go bad, we immediately look without to find the problem, rarely - if ever - within. Have you … Continue reading Throwing Shade for Jesus 🙄 #TristaDaniell

Sis & Sip Podcast Seeking Guest Speakers!

FEEDBACK REQUESTED: Below are my topics for my upcoming podcast, Sis & Sip. Would you tune in (targeting black women, 25 - 45 years)? I AM CURRENTLY SEEKING GUEST SPEAKERS with expertise in: Financial planning, wealth building, mental health/counseling, women's health, and spiritual issues (varying religious understand but primarily well versed in various forms of … Continue reading Sis & Sip Podcast Seeking Guest Speakers!

Supporting #BlackBusiness [Do Better! ESPECIALLY IF YOU ARE AFRICAN AMERICAN].

If we (the Black community) understood the value of working together and supporting one another we'd be much further ahead. But nooooo, instead of joining together- we all gotta shine. Instead of investing our money to build a business that can compete everybody gotta have they own hustle. You and 99 of your friends selling … Continue reading Supporting #BlackBusiness [Do Better! ESPECIALLY IF YOU ARE AFRICAN AMERICAN].

A Simple Truth – Ego. #TristaDaniell

We were placed here for a purpose, but we have been misled to believe WE are the purpose. Everyone here is for everyone else - WE are ONE. When we separate ourselves from the whole, we begin to operate from our egos which is narcissistic and completely uninterested in anything that doesn't benefit self. We … Continue reading A Simple Truth – Ego. #TristaDaniell

👏🏾 OWN 👏🏾 YOUR 👏🏾 $#!+ 🤨#TristaDaniell #MentalHealth

Some of ya'll have mental health issues and don't even know it. You think your nasty attitude, angry outbursts, and constant irritation is "just your personality" - naaaaaa, you need help. No one should be angry, depressed, and/or irritated- EVERY DAY, ALL DAY. IF YOU ARE - you need mental health assistance, and there's nothing … Continue reading 👏🏾 OWN 👏🏾 YOUR 👏🏾 $#!+ 🤨#TristaDaniell #MentalHealth

Dear Single Sis, #TristaDaniell

Dear Single Sis, YOU ARE ENOUGH. We don't judge men by their relationship status, so why is a woman's worth determined this way? I am so tired of seeing ACCOMPLISHED, BRILLIANT women with SO MUCH going for them diminish their greatness all because they don't have a man. Some of you are highly educated, financially … Continue reading Dear Single Sis, #TristaDaniell

Don’t TALK about it, BE about it #TristaDaniell

You say you want wealth, but waste money on frivolous wants while refuseling to invest in financial literacy to learn to properly manage AND GROW money. You say you want to lose weight, but you continue to indulge foods you know keep you overweight. You say you want a better career, but you refuse to … Continue reading Don’t TALK about it, BE about it #TristaDaniell