My Plan For Life

Once upon a time I had a plan. One filled with big dreams, high hopes, major expectations, fulfillment and excitement. This plan included a very rigid and structured outline regarding the precise process as well as the most direct route to accomplish each step. First of all, it took a big heart, courage, and boldRead More

Exercise May Be More Important than Body Fat

Keeping body fat in check and getting plenty of exercise are both proven ways to improve health. But the latter may help you recover faster after a stroke, a new study suggests. The new research, published online in the journal Neurology, found that people who exercised vigorously-defined here as playing sports, doing heavy housework orRead More

Spring allergy season started early

Allergy experts across the country talk pollen counts, the impact of climate change, and what to do if you’re suffering now Sneezing, sniffling, coughing, snorting… ahh, the sounds of spring. This time of year, millions of children and adults across the U.S. are starting to feel their seasonal allergy symptoms kick up. In recent years,Read More

Carolivia Herron

Today I write and help others see the story within them. I travel the country speaking and leading seminars. I work with educators and schools to help reduce absenteeism and increase graduation rates. I talk to Jewish groups about my unusual Jewish Africana history, speaking on topics as varied as “Why I am not goingRead More

Don’t Be Afraid

So, I stand encouraging you to ask the tough questions hidden within the deepest places of your hearts.  Look at both sides of yourself…the good and the not so good.  Look at what is at peace and where you feel tormented.  Do not be afraid to look at the Man/Woman in the mirror and getRead More

Thinking About Life

I smile through pain and my tears are my prayers.  I am not a quitter but I quit at least five times a day.  I lay down to rest and my sleep is broken.  I wonder who really cares…thinking, all I do is care for others but whose care is authentic for me?  Then IRead More

Sharing My Heart

My heart was torn but my mind fixed. Fixed on memories I gained. At times these same memories drive me insane but I cherish every moment…remembering your special touch.  How I wish that you were here for I miss you very much.  I smile, laugh and cry at the same time, often considering what couldRead More

Todays Prayer

Lord, I simply honor and bless You for being who You are! Thank You for Your great love towards me. Thank You for keeping, shielding and protecting me. Thank You for knowing exactly what I need and when. Thank You for affording me the opportunity to be reconciled into right relationship with You. Lord YouRead More

Talking To You

When I consider all the roads I have traveled that was contrary to the places I should have been… As I consider these things, I humble myself, knowing life could be so different for me… As I think of the various outcomes that could have come to pass due to my thinking, the things IRead More

I Know I Am

I know that I’m loved because when troubles come my mind rest and my thoughts are at ease. Truthfully Father, its You I aim to please. But with loud sounds to disrupt my ear gates and winds blowing ferociously trying to blind me from seeing the truth and the light, I squench my eyes andRead More