Who is my biggest inspiration?

Throughout the years there have been a handful of individuals who have inspired me to always dig deeper and to move beyond my limits.

On Tuesday, September 14, 2021 I had the distinct pleasure of interviewing one of my living inspirations, Tennis Champion, Venus Williams at the DUMBO House in Brooklyn, New York. I was in attendance covering the launch of her vegan plant protein wellness beverage, Happy Viking. It was a pinch me moment.

Beyond her celebrity, I admire Venus in many ways not visible. When I resource my “three brains,” the following feelings and thoughts bubble to the surface.

Head 🧠

When the body fails, you must fully recognize and not ignore the signs.

Reinvest in who you want to be.

Reinventing yourself is never easy, but you must try.

Heart 💓

Venus gives because she knows there is always more that can be done.

Pain can debilitate, but it can also motivate.

Gut 🤰

As a member of the BIPOC community, she is a trailblazer and someone who others have discounted on and off the court.

As Venus famously once said, “Some people say I have attitude - maybe I do... but I think you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does - that makes you a winner right there.

Read the full article here in Authority Magazine


Every Monday morning at 10 AM EST I will post a powerful prompt which can also be synced to your smartphone calendar here and follow it wherever it leads. The aim is to resource all "three brains" — head 🧠, heart 💓, and gut 🤰 — in hopes of connecting the dots to those sticky parts in our nature that matter.