Tag Archives: Listen

Mountain Dreamer

The following are words taken from the book The Invitation by Oriah Mountain Dreamer. I have not read it. I get these words from the 2014 datebook I purchased at the awesome Brush Dance. You should go there to get … Continue reading

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White Christmas

And you know I’m not talking about the snow, honey. The holiday season is a tough time for a lot of people for a lot of different reasons. I tweeted about this a little while back, and this post is … Continue reading

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Prophecies For The Future

And when I say The Future I mean Right Now because everything is happening At Once. Past, Present and the Future all blazing across the night sky of your Life in this moment. I know that the tables are turning. … Continue reading

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bell hooks and Melissa Harris-Perry

Something amazing happened the other day. Black Female Voices: bell hooks and Melissa Harris-Perry. Yes, click that link and settle down for a good listen. The video won’t start until you click on it, so do go ahead and click. … Continue reading

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The Facts of Life

I mention this often in my writing. That saying that goes something like this: The winners get to (re)write the history. If you’ve been a critical thinker, and done some self-exploration as well as educated yourself beyond schoolbooks and curriculum … Continue reading

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You Are A Racist

There’s a cure for that, though. So people please stop freaking out over being called a racist, or called out on racist behaviors etc. and so forth. Because Being called a racist is absolutely nothing compared to racism itself, and … Continue reading

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Keep Going!

This is a cheer-leading post for myself as much as it is for you. Right now I’m in the middle of a serious transitional phase, and I have no idea what is going to happen in my life over the … Continue reading

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Maybe You Didn’t Know

Sometimes the day to day reality of How Thing Are can be very puzzling. You are trying To Do The Right Things, and yet sometimes the Facts Of The Matter can leave you feeling confused. Especially if you don’t understand … Continue reading

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The Little Things

This post inspired by my hesitant forays into the Twitterverse. Or to be more accurate: #BlackTwitter. _____ It is the little things that drive you nuts. The minor annoyances that add up and weigh you down and lead you to … Continue reading

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Why I Do Sunday Thoughts

There is are some really good reasons why I do a post every Sunday. For Quakers, Sunday is called First Day, because for them, their day of worship is also the first day of the week. So I like to … Continue reading

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