Presentation is everything. If my world makes something out to be appeasing or good, then naturally I would think that it's cool. Even Satan, the king of deceivers, made Adam and Eve think that it was cool for them to eat of the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. Now just... Continue Reading →
Maya Angelou past away this morning, she will be greatly missed. Her death reminds us to be more poetic and carry her torch… I loved her spirit. She has an exceptional gift for words. She was so beautiful.
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.
It’s in the reach of my arms
The span of my hips,
The stride of my step,
The curl of my lips.
I’m a woman
I walk into a room
Just as cool as you please,
And to a man,
The fellows stand or
Fall down on their knees.
Then they swarm around me,
A hive of honey bees.
It’s the fire in my eyes,
And the flash of my teeth,
The swing in my waist,
And the joy in my feet.
I’m a woman
Men themselves have wondered
What they see in me.
They try so much
But they can’t touch
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I really feel it to be true that no one should be alone. As people get older and maturer, in most cases their values change. They begin to place less value in their material possessions and more value in their relationships; that's why older people give more than younger people, regardless of their income. And,... Continue Reading →
I can see through the smile on your face To the agony in your soul, How can anyone dare to understand The paths your feet have treaded upon You fought what seemed to be a war A battle was waged between your body and your soul Embracing the moment, now your race is done Alone... Continue Reading →
In our generation, there are very few people who have received the same worldwide recognition and respect as Nelson Mandela. His recent death in the past week caused me to be inquisitive of his life; and I had to sit and ask myself, "How much do I really know about him at all?". I believe... Continue Reading →
My heart flows with a pressing deceptionLike a bird in a cage, I feel trapped with no directionThese dark streets will have no mercyOn the faint of heart, living a life in naivety Pressed to believe the liesIt’s a fiction I constantly read with my eyesI’m walking around in disguiseLiving in a matrix with no place to... Continue Reading →
John Mayer - The Heart of Life I hate to see you cry Lying there in that position There's things you need to hear So turn off your tears and listen Pain throws your heart to the ground Love turns the whole thing around No, it won't all go the way it should But I... Continue Reading →
"What To The Slave Is The 4th Of July?" FREDERICK DOUGLASS SPEECH, 1852 Independence Day Speech at Rochester, 1852 Fellow citizens, pardon me, allow me to ask, why am I called upon to speak here today? What have I, or those I represent, to do with your national independence? Are the great principles of political... Continue Reading →
~ The Greatest Love of All ~ I believe the children are our future Teach them well and let them lead the way Show them all the beauty they possess inside Give them a sense of pride to make it easier Let the children's laughter remind us how we used to be Everybody's searching for a hero... Continue Reading →