I always try to learn something from these conversations. One of the issues I'd been dealing with recently is how to properly reconnect with my Haitian heritage.
Leaving home is never easy but keeping in touch with your roots is, I believe, a necessary part of stepping into your authentic self.
Which is why I felt it was such a necessity to have my next guest on the program.
As one half of the creative duo she forms with her incredibly talented husband, Monvelyno, Riva Nyri is one of those incredible souls that are on such another level of personal truth and empowering magic, that all you can do is listen.
Talented dancer, choreographer, children's author, jeweler, mother...as well as a truly incredible singer...Riva's body of work is a manifestation of what we often speak about on this podcast in regards to owning your personal truth and embracing your singular gift.
We spoke about the importance of celebrating one's culture, daring to see with an open mind, the power dreams, the richness of motherhood, not being limited by doing just one 'thing'..and so much more.