inspiration

We’re just ordinary people who do extraordinarily beautiful things and somebody notices. Just days ago Starbucks, yes the coffee company announced their media project. It’s an original content series called, “Upstanders.” The series shares stories of people who have purposely or accidentally tapped into their greatness. What a great addition of inspiration with our morning […]

I love this! A new series that proudly praises all that makes us so beautiful. The series is called, “Professional Black Girl” and was created by an amazing sister named Dr. Yaba Blay. This teaser will lift and enlighten. The debut is Friday, September 9th. Take a look. #getWright @MsMichelWright  

Black women have always had a way with words. It's engrained in us, as culturally, across time and space, we have used our words to survive, preserve and thrive.

We are often inspired by the stories of others. Other people who despite the odds and obstacles manage to turn up their desire, fire up their passions and push through to greatness. If you have not yet heard about the sisters who were living in a homeless shelter before heading to the Junior Olympics you […]

Just when we thought we had our stuff together on the fitness tip, a young trainer reminds us it takes strength to stay in shape. You’ve got to check out this young Jamaican trainer who motivates his young friends. Let it motivate you too. #getWright @MsMichelWright

I used to believe there were certain things God didn’t want me to write.

I always say you can change the way something looks if you look at it differently. A young rapper/writer who goes by the name Dee-1 decided to do something non-traditional with his first paycheck when he got a record deal. As he puts it, “I wanted to address something serious in a lighthearted way.” Check […]

So where did it all begin for one of my favorite R&B singers Mary J. Blige? Well she took us back to the very block she grew up on in an appearance on Oprah’s “Where Are They Now” show. Let this piece inspire and remind you that where you come from doesn’t have to determine […]

Inspired by Viola Davis or Beyonce or Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg? You’ve got to watch this adorable video of young girls giving props to some powerful successful big sisters of the world. They portray 10 of 2015’s most stand-out women. Special thanks to toy company GoldieBlox for such a positive piece. #GetWright @MsMichelWright […]

We all need a little encouragement every now and then right? Well here’s a quickie from Oprah about that light that is in YOU! Happy Friday fam! Shine on. #GetWright @MsMichelWright  

Before she became the first Black woman to win an Emmy for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series, she fought to succeed in spite of facing

There is something wrong with you when you want to be “the only one.” The smartest…the fastest…the prettiest…the most talented… If you are uncomfortable sharing presence with others that exhibit some sort of greatness, that’s a sure sign of insecurity. You waste energy and weaken yourself in trying to supplant others. For what’s better than […]