Please Don’t Be Racist…

I have always known that I am “Black”. I absorbed it. Inhaled and exhaled it. Do you know how much my people have done DESPITE odds being against them? The contributions to society… to humankind period. Were it not for us… whew the list is long. It is full of luxurious amenities to all yet…

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False Start… In Development… Maybe it will happen… One Day.

So a short time ago Periscope was”bae”. It may still be but I realized I wasn’t ready. With the passage of time and busy schedules I didn’t make it happen. I am a persistent pearl though, projects develop like sugah plum fairies in my head… always. Admittedly, in that short while that Periscope was popping…

Vegan… Almost

I am proud of myself. I have committed to a planted based diet and have been going strong since July 27th. So far so good. It is definitely a lifestyle of planning. Sometimes I really don’t like to do that but I have certainly gotten better.  What we eat is certainly a conscious choice. Obviously,…

Information is Moving to Fast

I feel like everything just needs to slow down. Then there is a voice in my head taunting me saying “What, you can’t keep up?” It is frustrating. But there are times when I just want to get off the ride, to just slow down and chill out. Information travels so quickly now. That is why…

MSG got me f***** up

I learn that MSG kills brain cells. I knew it was bad for you… but that is all that was said, I never knew the exact reason why. Not that I didn’t do my best to stay away from it before that knowledge.  One thing that I also know is that the majority of students…

What Do Fetty Wap, My Mother, and I have in Common?

Besides the fact that we are all from New Jersey. The commonalities between my mama, Fetty Wap and myself are probably few.  But we do share one thing for sure… a serious generational divide. Being a member of Generation X and of a particular age, I have always felt like a bridge between Depression Era…

I Have Been Blind

… But it hasn’t been my fault. If I continue on with these blinders… then it will be my fault. Sco•to•ma skəˈtōmə/ noun MEDICINE noun: scotoma; plural noun: scotomata; plural noun:scotomas a partial loss of vision or a blind spot in an otherwise normal visual field. I put a scotoma on the vision for my life. I…

My New Year Begins… NOW!

My holidays were good… How about yours? This time of year is filled with so much, I just needed to veg out. I was pretty much a zombie going through the holiday motions trying to figure out how to pep myself up and be in good spirits. I just felt like another year was ending…

Someone Should…

Those words have come out of my mouth many times over. Someone should create a shop that does this… Someone should start a website that does that… I have so many ideas I figure I can’t do them all. You ever feel like that? That you need a partner to execute plans or to lend…