While having a conversation about the benefits of taking magnesium daily and the need for an occasional detox, Candace offered some needed (and perhaps a bit graphic) advice; “Sometimes you just need to poop and start over!” Poop and start over… sounds like wise advice for those transitioning from one phase of life to another.… Continue reading Poop and Start Over
Why do birds fly in the sky? And why are there sometimes tears in my eyes? Oh why? Why must I pray even when things don’t go my way? Oh why, why, why? How do I plan when I’m not sure where I’m going? Why step left? When do I go right? When do I… Continue reading Why?
Woman is... Life giving and capable of life-changing gifts She is both poetry and song - calling out in wisdom what others cannot love She is strength wrapped up in vulnerability. Authentic and yet capable of true collaboration Woman… She's learned to dance alone, even when she screams for partnership She is light in dark… Continue reading Woman is…
This post may seem more like a journal entry than previous posts, so reader be warned! I am a 58-year old underemployed black woman. I have three degrees and over 30 years of professional work experiences. I have held a “side gig” for close to fifteen years that has never turned in to anything other… Continue reading Chasing Meaning
“Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, to all the exiles whom I have sent into exile from Jerusalem to Babylon: Build houses and live in them; plant gardens and eat their produce. Take wives and have sons and daughters; take wives for your sons, and give your daughters in marriage, that… Continue reading Bloom Where You are Planted
Like most, I use the beginning of a new year to not only look back in reflection, but to list what I hope to accomplish in the coming year. Some aspects of this process have changed over the years. Yet, one facet that has remained, is an honest look at my contribution to the successes… Continue reading Expecting!