A Better Me

Dear Woman of Substance, I, here and now, Having been of sound mind, Do release you from being ensnared within my indecisions And, I do bequeath wholeness return to you Return to you in less time than it took for that lustful self to finesse the wholeness from the guarded heart inside of you IRead More

Building Again

Most of us are used to an exegesis of the biblical text or rather a critical explanation or interpretation but today I shall not do that.  I am simply going to use the text, comparing it to us and life – providing real life, tangible and relevant word that will leave each of us ponderingRead More

Broken Circle

“But Achilles, fear the gods and have mercy on me, remembering your father, for I am the most piteous of all men, seeing that I must reach forth and kiss the hand that has killed my son.” The words echo 3000 years. Someone you love is dead. What must you do for comfort. Their nextRead More

Best part of me

I want the best part of me not only to exist but also to live. However, most times I am taken back by the egregious sights witnessed daily, be it, senseless murders, brutal assaults, streets filled with drug abusers, volatile young people appearing to have no care in the world, leaders abusing both power andRead More

Running Slowly

As I reflect over the course of the last year, the last few months, and especially over the last few days; I am at peace with my overall development. In almost 40 years and throughout the course of my life’s journey I learned NOTHING is at it appears. I am humbled and honored that GodRead More

STATEMENT OF INTENT

For almost twenty-five years I have held onto this story for fear of hurting those whom I love, respect, and honor.  That however, is not my intention.  This series is not to cast blame, point fingers or to cry out as a victim: nor is it an opportunity to “air the families dirty laundry”.  NeitherRead More

What’s Going On

It is presumptuous of any man to assume the mantle of speaking for all men, or any segment of men. However, most men are able to speak concerning issues endured by women as a result of male figures; manhood. From sexual abuse and molestation, to physical abuse and drug addiction, to neglect and abandonment, menRead More

BAGGAGE & BOUNDARIES

Much like interviewees Marcell “The Voice” Russell andAma “Sacred Woman” Chandra, many have expressed similar sentiments regarding the  Baggage & Boundaries of and in relationships. For me, introspection is key to growth, expansion, development and totally embracing oneself. Still, I believe maturation comes from our own experiences and those lessons we learn from those who come beforeRead More

Just Life

I have all these post just waiting to be written, completed and published on this site. I am certain that so many others will identify with many if not most of them but it seems, life just keeps happening. Maybe the title of this post reads as if I am going to discuss or teachRead More

Two Thousand Sixteen Reasons…

It’s been almost seven months since my last post. (My how time flies) Many significant milestones have happened since this time last year. I left my place of familiar (Baltimore) and opened a new chapter in my journey (In Georgia). Until this very moment, I had not realized how much courage it takes to doRead More