Are You Ready for the World?

It's important that we spend time with ourselves to refuel after a long week.  I learned this several years ago.  The giving of myself to work, family, commitments, etc. drained my well being. Going to bed exhausted and waking up rushing was no way to live every single day. It took some time for me to [...]

Inspiration

It's in the middle of the night     Some times just before dawn It's light to a darken room      It illuminates my mind Like an evening breeze      It can blow on by I'm a victim to the draw      As it snags me like claws I love it when [...]

Selma50 – Anniversary Of the Selma March

Marching feet and singing voices headed to the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Alabama 50 years ago as they walked for equality in America.  That should be the default we receive no matter where we go. Yet, we are still talking about it.  Not because we are ranting, merely reflecting, or memorializing the historic walk. No because at certain [...]

Shine On

I recently read a quote from an unknown source that gave me a hmmm moment. "Don't let someone dim your light simply because it's shining in their eyes" Could this be why others throw "shade"?  Shade, better know as insults, put-downs, gossip anything other than a positive word, action or thought.  Don't they know that [...]

Weekend Wisdom – The Apple of My Eye

 Yohan and Naham are brothers of a tiny village far off from any other.  The village sits at the base of a mighty mountain yet they are exposed to the deadly heat of the summer and freezing winds of the winter.  All would perish if not for the massive tree that protects the village from the strength of [...]

Weekend Wisdom – Fuel Your Dreams

Have you ever wanted for something that didn't happen?  In those times does it seem that no matter what you do it is just not coming?  Yep...been there done that. What does it mean?  In the words of Andre Maurois "If men (and women) could regard the events of their own lives with more open minds, [...]