Count Your Blessings, Not Your Worries

That is much easier said than done.  When you used to have a cashflow and you’re lucky if you get a drip, worry kicks in.  When your wardrobe fights you and appears to be winning; yep, you’re going to worry.  When everything that could go wrong actually goes wrong, stress becomes your best friend. But […]

Ida B. Wells is Officially My Hero

While visiting the Freedom’s Sisters Exhibit at DuSable Museum, I had the opportunity to get up close and personal with 20  courageous and dedicated women in African American History.  While it was the most blessed experience, I would have to say that learning about Ida B. Wells had the most profound impact on me. She […]

The Mental is Powerful

I find myself turning off my thought processes these days if my thoughts turn negative. That’s a really strange feeling since my mind is always going.  Seriously.  Sometimes I wonder if something is wrong with me because the thing won’t stop working.  I mean….I’m glad it working, but the rate of my waves is sometimes […]

I Think I Might Be Sensitive

Yes, I am am sensitive when it comes to my writing.  Someone said something to me today via e-mail and I got offended.  It wasn’t anything bad; it was just my reaction to it. I don’t know why I reacted.  I think I’m overly emotional these days because I am so close to my goal.  […]