Your Failures are YOURS – OWN THEM. #TristaDaniell

#MondayMotivation I spent months making up excuses as to why I couldn't finish certain writing projects. Then I changed my mindset. Now I've released my first book of poetry, another one is in editing, and I'm going through a fifth draft/edit of my first [completed] fictional work. Two weeks ago I was about to throw … Continue reading Your Failures are YOURS – OWN THEM. #TristaDaniell


You KICKED me while i was down... ...because you believed i would not [could not] recover. BUT! in the words of my great Grandcestor Maya Angelou, STILL!!!!!!!!! I RISE. -Trista.Daniell

Bipolar Musings….10.20.17

Having bipolar disorder is like sharing a body with your worst hater. One minute it's telling you you can rule the world and you're friggin amazeballs..... the next it's taunting really thought you could do that huh? Girl, ain't nobody checkin for your words like that.... *sideeyes hating personality in mirror* Totally my own … Continue reading Bipolar Musings….10.20.17

25 (+1) things to #Quit for #2017 (today’s a great day to start!)

1. Quit running from your problems. They'll only follow you. 2. Quit blaming other people for everything. It's not always everyone else. Many times, it really is YOU. 3. Quit defending yourself when you're clearly wrong. Quit it, just quit! 4. Quit using people. Or, don't complain when you're used back. 5. Quit playing the … Continue reading 25 (+1) things to #Quit for #2017 (today’s a great day to start!)