VP Wright
vp wright, when she graduated from Washington State University in 2017, with (from left to right) My Mother, Father, Husband (Chucc Write) and Brother.

When I first graduated from Washington State University, I was certain I would have my first corporate job by the end of June 2017.

I had a stacked resume. During my time as an undergrad, I:

  • held two positions in student government as the Director of Student Life & Director…

The pressures of “adulting” for me were driven more from trying to live my life in a world that no longer exist: the world of my parents.

I have spent my entire life trying to live up to the life of my parents. Why would I do that? Because my parents are freaking incredible. My mother is a professional dancer who danced for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in the 80’s. She’s also an incredibly actress…

“if I knew what / safety looked like / I would have spent / less time falling into / arms that were not” — Rupi Kaur, milk and honey.

Rupi Kaur, author of “milk and honey.”

Prior to purchasing and reading milk and honey, I had heard a plethora of positive things about this book from friends of mine.

“That book ripped me to shreds.”

“It depressed me.”

Okay, so maybe not the most positive things, but allow me to give more context about their words…

“love vs. logic / was the battle / of her life / and her greatest opponent / was time.”- Brandie Freely, truths. and freedom.

Brandie Freely, author of truths. and freedom.

The first time I met Brandie Freely was at the release party for truths. and freedom. She hosted it at the music venue I manage, and we met as I was setting up sound for her performance. We probably only spoke a few sentences to each other, but her energy…

VP Wright

inclusive business mentor & certified life coach | i help creatives and coaches build inclusive community-based online businesses. | @thevpwright |

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