It’s day sixteen of the forty day fast. No solid foods. Absolutely no coffee. Only liquids. And get this, I am drinking decaffeinated green tea. I can’t speak for anyone else on the forty day fast journey with the Warrior Nation; it has been surreal. You know that saying, “You’re not you when you’re hungry”…… Read More The Hardest Part of a Liquid Fast
As mentioned yesterday, I am on a 40 day liquid fast. I know what you are probably thinking, what in the world are you thinking? Why are you fast? And why 40 days? That’s a long time to go without eating solid food. Well, let me briefly explain. My twin sister Linda shared a link with me… Read More 40 Day Fast
Sometimes I feel so bad When I think of all the things I used to do How mama used to clean somebody elses house Just to buy me a new pair of shoes I never understood how mama made it through the week When she never ever got a good night’s sleep Talking ’bout mama… Read More Happy Birthday, Fannie L. Taylor!
Phenomenal Woman Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the reach of my arms, The span of my hips, The stride of my step, The curl of my… Read More “I am a woman. Phenomenally.”
I love music: listening to it, writing songs, making beats, performing, you name it!
My twin sister (Linda) and I start singing in church many years ago. Then when rap hit the scenes, it was a Gwen and Lin the Rappin Twinz. We often joked backed then about how our beautiful singing voices were ruined from all the rapping.… Read More Birthday Musings
Wow…. I’ve been flying with WordPress.com for more than five years. Time sure does fly when you’re having fun. A five-year anniversary blogging is a major achievement. I feel like celebrating as if it were an employee service anniversary or something. I know that may be considered doing the most, but that’s Okay. I just… Read More Happy Anniversary with WordPress.com!
Do you remember where you were or what you were doing on August 6, 1991? Junior high? High school? Maybe…. working. Perhaps you were learning about the World Wide Web. On this day in August 1991, A British Computer scientist, Tim Berners-Lee, released files describing his idea for the World Wide Web. The WWW debuted as a publicly… Read More Happy Bday, World Wide Web!
Concurring with Martin Luther King Jr., “Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. Hate multiplies hate, violence multiplies violence and toughness multiples toughness in a descending… Read More Spread Love
Just taking a moment to wish you and yours a happy and “safe” 4th of July. I hope you are enjoying quality time celebrating with your friends and family. If you are in the Central Arkansas area, the 33rd Annual Pops on the River is today in downtown Little Rock. Gates open at noon and there… Read More Happy 4th of July