Presenting Me!

Nothing is as scary as showing one’s scars for all to see!  I have always been inspired by, and had a lot of respect for, people who are open and honest about their struggles, hurts and failures.  Until a couple of years ago, my life did not make sense, I lost what I thought was…

Baby girl

They say a picture is worth a thousand words.  Indeed, the one above certainly preached to me: wisdom, guidance, respect, history, future, fear, courage, lessons, experience, dreams, culture, innocence, naivety. I could hear the old lady’s hoarse, shaky voice to the girl: Baby girl, wisdom is everything.  Sometimes silence is the best answer.  If you…

I Am Somebody

I may not be the smartest in the room; I may not be the coolest in the streets; I may not “walk like a lady”; I may not be popular; I may not be the fastest, but I am Somebody.  I may have a strange accent; my mannerisms, beliefs and attitudes may be different to…

I have somewhere to go

I was glued to the television set when the recent hurricanes and tropical storms hit the Atlantic, watching its devastating effects – the uprooted  trees, the blown-off roofs, the massive flooding.  As I was watching, trying to imagine the distraught those affected must have been going through, something remarkable caught my eye – a camera…

I’ll be back soon

Hello there, It’s been a minute since my last blog post.  Giving hope, encouraging and inspiring lives is what I live for.  I have a tight schedule to get a project done … but I’ll be back soon. Thanks once again for the views.  I see you! Blessings

Thank You

So much for reading my blog posts! Blessings  

Indomitable Woman

I was going through my old journals and notebooks when I came across a notebook with notes I had taken during my note-taking days, about ten years ago.  As I paged through it, I saw something about two remarkable women.  One of these is Harriet Tubman.  What caught my eye was the comment written in…

What is your shape?

There’s something about someone who does not fit society’s set standards for what is attractive, yet oozes confidence.  More often than not, this individual is well aware of these standards but has made up their mind not to be defined by anyone but themselves. Some were blessed to be raised by parents who instilled self-love…