Category: The Journey

As I look back over my life and think things over, I can truly say… “life got me feeling some type of way” Haha….ya’ll thought I was about to break…

The Journey

The lyrics of a new worship song, “Rattle” have been ringing in my ears all week. “This is the sound of dry bones rattlingThis is the praise make a dead…

Blog "bites" The Journey

I am not married so what I say may be an idealistic view of marriage and completely impractical.  So married ladies, feel free to “set me straight” as this is…

The Journey

Well, when you get stuck, you get stupid. You date guys you normally wouldn’tYou entertain nonsense you never thought you wouldYou accept jobs that don’t align with where you’re goingYou…

Blog "bites" Encouraging Words Life Lesson The Journey Truth Moments

Growing up, most of us were taught not to question God — in the black culture anyway.  So for years, I didn’t and it’s only been just recently that I broke…

The Journey

You always take from me but rarely give back You subtract but never addYou divide but never multiply You run out on meAnd often not on my sideHere one moment,…

Life Lesson The Journey

In Part 1 of Identity, I started off with the lyrics to Nina Simone’s song, Blackbird. A pretty depressing song but filled with so much insight into Nina’s identity and…

Life Lesson The Journey Truth Moments

Why you wanna fly, Blackbird?You ain’t ever gonna flyNo place big enough for holdingAll the tears you’re gonna cryCause your mama’s name was “Lonely”And your daddy’s name was “Pain”And they…

Life Lesson The Journey

I have a friend who harps on self-care.  I honestly don’t think we ever get through an entire conversation without those two words being mentioned at least once.  So what…

Encouraging Words The Journey

Today I woke up like…it’s Monday…again. Now there are two ways you can look at that. You can say, hey, I’m alive to see another Monday so no matter what…

Blog "bites" The Journey