Posts by Devon Dennis

Devon is a soul coach and celebrant who guides seekers to discover the magic and medicine that they were uniquely created to share. She is also a writer and speaker inspiring audiences to live braver and shine brighter through the transformational powers of poetry and storytelling. To connect with Devon, you can visit www.devondennis.com or follow her on Instagram @itsdevondennis.

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How a Numb, Phony Zombie Started Singing Her Own Song

“Alas for those that never sing, but die with all their music in them!” ~Oliver Wendell Holmes

Six years ago, I came across a line from an old poem that punctured my present moment so profoundly it seemed to stop time.

On an average Tuesday, there I was, sitting at my desk, ignoring the stack of papers I was responsible for inputting into a spreadsheet and procrastinating as usual on the Internet instead.

At this particular time, Pinterest was my drug of choice—anyone else?

As I was aimlessly scrolling through wacky theme party ideas and spicy margarita recipes, suddenly, here …