2020 – The Year I Ended an Abusive Relationship with Myself

It’s been a year. It’s been a heavy year weighed down by the pull of each day that has been a part of it. The obvious heaviness came from the COVID-19 pandemic. But there were also so many other hurdles and blocks that made each passing day thick with emotional and physical challenges. For me,… Continue reading 2020 – The Year I Ended an Abusive Relationship with Myself

December 1, 2020

We are all born with two vessels of love in our hearts.  One is an empty one waiting to be filled, while the other one is full, ready to give.  Wise are those who first fill their empty one with enough love to feel content, and then give from the abundance leftover to those who… Continue reading December 1, 2020

October 20, 2020

Dear long dark nights, welcome. Dear cold temperatures, welcome. Dear pandemic surge, welcome. Dear virus, cold, and flu season, welcome. Dear dim sunlight, welcome. Dear virtual education, welcome. Dear anxious nerves, welcome. Dear worries and fears, welcome. Dear stress and pressure, welcome. Dear juggling and canceling, welcome. Dear season of change and uncertainty, Dear climate… Continue reading October 20, 2020

Meet Tumkeen!

Tumkeen is an award-winning, bestselling author, poet, and speaker. She is also a contributing writer for Detroit Mom and Lansing Mom. She lives in Michigan, USA with her husband and children. She enjoys watching the sun rise every morning, creating memories with her children, and spending time with loved ones.