PRECIOUS LIFE!

I had a car accident recently.   An accident I thought was not so bad.  I didn't realize adrenaline was in control when I thought, not so bad.  Once the adrenaline rush wore off I experienced the full brunt of the accident and how the effects of two cars crashing together interrupted the natural flow of …

LOVE DEFINED

What an interesting weekend, action-packed!   I love being spontaneously busy. The spontaneity helps keep my mind focused on creativity which allows me to let go of the trivial concerns that can block the creative process. I talk about love all the time.  I write poetry focused on love.  I even created a podcast to share …

“QUEEN OF SOUL”

The passing of Aretha Franklin has surprisingly affected me on such an emotional level.  I was not ready for this flood of emotion.   I was not ready to re-live my childhood and experience the full essence of my mother.  My mother embodied the same unapologetic persona that Aretha did. Aretha Franklin was much like a …

THIS THING CALLED LOVE

At times this thing called love is so perplexing.  We are born to love.  Some don't get the love they need in the early stages of life and that lack of love affects the way they love for a lifetime. I’ve learned from my own experiences and talking to so many people from all walks of life, that no …

FINDING FABIAN

There is this saying that we've all heard time and time again.  The saying I believe, transcends every culture, race, and nationality.  That saying is, "IT TAKES A VILLAGE".  What does that mean? It takes a village for what?   Do we truly dwell as a village any longer?   The village seems synonymous with what is …