“What is Juneteenth? June 10th? Am I saying it right? Is it a made up word?,” My mom and I…
Tears for George Floyd
Symbols are all around us. They can be as simple as representing the Golden Arches of a company or they can…
Black and Bullied
When we stand up for injustice, we are told that we shouldn’t. Whether peaceful and silent, or loud and violent we’re continuously told that it’s best to keep out of it, but what about the bullied?
That Time I Tried to Cuss
“I don’t give a damn shit!” I blurted out. I had done it! I finally said a curse word…out loud! I know, I know. I wasn’t pairing the words up correctly, but oh this felt good!
A Divine Perspective 18: Pride & Retaliation
No longer do we continue to think with our heart or with understanding, but we end up making emotional decisions that can have us walking around looking like a jackass.
Life, Liberty, & the Pursuit of Being Me
If you’re interested, then you can journey with me as I continue to learn about myself and express my thoughts on Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Being Me.
Venting: Feeling Unappreciated
It would be nice to hear that my hard work is noticed by my superiors. It would just be nice to receive genuine acknowledgement.
A Divine Perspective 17: Be Humble…
Some of us like to walk around like our “mmph don’t stink”. As if everything in our life is perfect and worthy of envy.
So as I’m thinking about this topic and formatting it to black and white, I realize that I’m wrong.
Back after Break
I can’t believe how ready I was to return to school. To be back from break. This year has been different. I’m not as stressed as I would normally be.
A Divine Perspective 16:Walking in Expectation
As children of God we should have the same expectations for the promises of God, that my pups have for the food from my plate. You’ve got to have the faith to believe that God will do it and then walk with Expectation.
Divorce is NOT an Option
It was April 1992 when my parents finalized their divorce. I didn’t know what the word meant, but I didn’t like the sound of it. I knew that nothing good came from it.
The Follow Through
No basketball shot or volleyball serve can be complete without a follow through. Same with goals in life. It’s always easy to begin, ….
It’s Finally Christmas Time!
For some, Christmas is not embraced as the icing on the cake that helps to end the year with a jolly “Ho Ho Ho”. Instead, it’s met with a grumbling “Bah-Hum-Bug”. Even these simple things can grow a Grinch’s heart and make a Scrooge smile.
A Divine Perspective 15: Looking Back
I recently saw a picture of myself that opened the flood gates of those once upon a time memories. Thankfully at the time I saw this picture, I had someone there with me that I could express all of those feelings and emotions on to.