This is the first time that I have listened to this sweet song and it reminded me of my childhood… Oh, have you looked in the mirror lately? (Lately) Wish you could trade eyes with me (’cause) There’s complexities in complexion But your skin, it glow like diamonds Dig me like the earth, you be […]Read More Beautiful Things Don’t Ask For Attention (stories from my childhood)
I spend a lot of time thinking through scenarios. I Lose sleep imagining all the ways that things could go wrong. And often experience the paralysis of feeling overwhelmed. I felt myself losing sleep over it just last night and I have to say that it is a bad habit. Maybe it is a slight […]Read More Onto the Next Adventure!
I pray for the wicked on the weekend, Momma can I get another amen?!?!Read More Ohhh It’s Saturday Night!
And I am not talking about Miss Mary Jane 😉 I am talking about planting yourself in your garden and getting down on your hands and knees. Breathing in the fresh air and sunlight and sometimes feeling the mists of a rainy day. Find the weeds that I keeping your flowers from blossoming and take […]Read More Weed Your Life
The road less traveled Pinpoint a moment in your past where you had to make a big decision. Write about that other alternate life that could have unfolded. A few years ago I was a swim coach. At that point I had professionally coached for 3 different teams and was the head coach of a swim […]Read More The Road Less Traveled
I know you I walked with you Once Upon A Dream… I know you the gleam in your eyes is so familiar a gleam… a And I know it’s true that visions are seldom all they seem. But if I know you I know what you’ll do, you’ll love me at once the way […]Read More I Know You I Walked With You Once Upon A Dream…
A cup of peppermint tea makes everything just right and with it in hand I know that everything will be alright. Gossip, stress, worries, and worrying about what people think holds me down and I internalize it and carry it on my body and in my soul. Hence, all the extra weight. It is time […]Read More It Is Time For Some Peppermint Tea and Reflection…
This morning was supposed to be the science carnival and Professor Kabby Mitchell’s Memorial, but it was sadly canceled since campus was closed. I decided to wear my fun little “Up” earrings that I had been saving for a joyous occasion. I think that meeting my mom and watching live music performed by a dear […]Read More Music in the Market!!!
My college campus has been full of complete madness… I have managed to avoid the drama and not get caught up in it all, but it saddens me. I did not realize that all of this was going on behind the scenes. Over a month ago our campus had “Day of Absence and Day of […]Read More Beauty In The World & the Ugly Side of Protests
Hello My Dear Darling Friends! This morning I slept through my alarm and missed ballet class… Well, I could have decided to wake up. My whole world wanted me to wake up. There was Alleyjandra purring by my face and circling me. Then lightly licking and sometimes nibbling at my toes. Then Ruby would pop […]Read More Transposing Poetry Into Dance