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You are the difference the world needs - keep going!

For so many different reasons, we don’t have the encouragement or support we need to persevere. Maybe those who are supposed to fill those roles are lost in their own journey or haven’t found their happy or purpose. 37 more words

Damaged Goods Part 1

How could you love me if you hurt me?
I’m a good woman and you cursed me for life.
I was a wife,
But I’m feeling like a mistress. 271 more words


Jesus is my Protest (or why I lowered my fist and raised the cross)

And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself.­ –John 12:32

Long before Freddie Gray lingered between life and death in a Baltimore hospital, with an as yet unexplained broken back, I knew America to be the same, broken and inexplicable. 694 more words

Pippin Remembered

I don’t believe in ghosts. I believe in an overactive imagination capable of producing or creating what one wills into existence, projected then stamped on the mind. 257 more words

Black & White Photography

ATTEND THAT. My True Colors Film Festival.  

As part of this years annual My True Colors Film Festival, it will honor trailblazing writer director Patrik Ian-Polk for the 10 Anniversary of the… 147 more words


Three Years Natural

Hello Berries!

I cut my hair on May 2o, 2012. I felt liberated. I told myself that I was not going to cut my hair until my 21st birthday, but it did not go as planned. 369 more words

Natural Hair