Wise words from my red headed Grandpa... Don't get to wishin' for what other folks have. Think about whatchu got and be grateful for it. You can't have everything. You still livin' ain't cha? You got a roof ova your head don't cha? You ate (whatchu you had) didn't ya? Be grateful cause some folks … Continue reading Wise Words
Here are your six words or less of inspiration for today. Thrive in the face of opposition... Don't give in or buckle when things get hard or tough. The beauty of overcoming a trial or obstacle is being able to look back and see that you are in fact a survivor. A survivor doesn't look … Continue reading Thrive
Have you ever heard of Mary Edmonia Lewis? You haven't? Well, let me tell you a little about her. Mary Edmonia Lewis was the first woman of African American and Native American descent to achieve international fame and recognition as a sculptor in the world of fine arts. Edmonia's father was Afro-Haitian and her mother … Continue reading Mary Edmonia Lewis
Moments are precious and fleeting. Enjoy them while you still can. Until next time...
I was asked what my biggest personal struggle is and to post my response on my blog. I have no qualms about answering that question because we all have some type of struggle or two. With that being said, I want to use this opportunity to show that no matter what your struggle or struggles … Continue reading My Biggest Struggle
Good Morning! Happy Morning! I know I'm a little late on this, but I'm still going to post my thoughts on Juneteenth. If you've never heard of Juneteenth prepare to be "schooled." Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. On June 19, 1865 Union soldiers led … Continue reading Juneteenth
Good Evening! I'm back with another six words or less of inspiration. Are you ready? Of course you are. Let's go! Be careful of who you trust or share information with. I can't tell you how many times I've seen other people get hurt because they were too "trusting." You can learn so much about … Continue reading Aware