The Time My Daughter Became a Woman and a Warrior

Chapter 41: Pen pals at the Border of Crazy It’s Monday morning at 3am and I wake up from a deep sleep to the sound of my own cries. Shaking my head to regain consciousness, I realize I am safely and warmly snuggled in my bed next to Mr. Pizza.  ...

What Color Is Your Dog?

**WARNING:  Words in this blog content maybe different but it contains no artificial colors flavors or preservatives! I invite you to read, at your own discretion, and only if you are in the mood for a bit of gayety!  Even dogs have “wisdom!” This morning’s question...

Wakanda Forever

It was a Friday night, filled with laughter, good wine, great company—just a sincerely wonderful time. As the evening was winding down, news came through that Chadwick Boseman had passed away. 43. How? How was he gone at 43? King T’Challa. Our superhero. Our hope. Our...

How Does A Realist Maintain Faith?

Every now and again, someone will ask me how I can have faith in this day and age when there is so much ugliness going on in the world.  That question is usually followed by this next question: if your God exists and he’s all-loving, why do all these bad things keep...

The Four Agreements

I’m not sure who or when I was given the information about the book, “The Four Agreements”. In this crazy time of pandemics, political strife and injustices, it arrived from Amazon, a small, tidy book with long front a back flaps, which made it easy to mark my place....

Summertime Fun

It’s August. I feel like it’s 2022. The time since this pandemic started and now seems like a lifetime.I don’t know about all of you. But, I am drained!I sat down to write my blog this month but, my heart and mind are so heavy. The thought of the pandemic (when will...

It Takes A Village

They always say it takes a village to raise a child. But who helps the kids that happen to be in their 20’s, ahem, or maybe their 40’s? Adversity is a great teacher. It really brings out the best or worst parts of yourself. It also shows you who’s...

Shortage of Good Men

Hi, Everyone! Can you believe that summer is already winding down?  I mean even though it feels as if I have been on the longest summer vacation ever with this quarantine.  But I do hope you all are getting out there and enjoying some of this great weather...