But today as you lay here with all the tubes in you, I am not taking a risk. I am standing on faith that you will be fine.
I am willing to learn. This means learning almost anything that can feed my brain.
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Yep, you do your morning routine: wash your face, brush your teeth, comb your hair, etc. But as routinely as you do these tasks, do you check in with your plan or goals at regular intervals? It has been proven that the more observant you are about how you’re doing, the more effective you’ll become. […]
This word is tossed around loosely and means different things to different people. Soul was a common definer used to describe African-American culture and in this sense it centers on this cultures food. It supposedly originated in the 1960s and emphasized fried, roasted and boiled food dishes. These recipes used primarily pork, pork fat, chicken, […]
…adored Langston Hughes as a child. …loves anything pink. …hosted a scavenger hunt in downtown Houston. …learned to sew on (and still adore) my mom’s old Singer. …have green ballooned curtains in my kitchen. …crazy about my granddaughter. …once owned a little red corvette. …think mangos are my favorite fruit. …loved being pregnant. …would rather […]
My coach recently suggested that I read Maximize the Moment by T.D. Jakes. Now mind you, I was reading it to listen to the voice of the author. Meaning I was to grasp the way he spoke to the reader, but that was not the case. I found myself reading the book for content rather […]
What do I do when I have writer’s block, I: Sit at my computer Check Facebook statuses for inspiration; anything to stir my mind Decide that my oven can’t go another minute being dirty Clean my oven Sit at my computer and check my finances Depressed because the bills still keep rolling in Decide that […]
The assignment was to write our worst secret, the thing we would never live down, the thing that… ‘dismantles your own sense of yourself.’ And everybody knew instantly what that thing, for them, was.
I recently visited Madrid and got to see an original Spanish bullfight. I had no idea what to expect other than what I had seen on television. A matador trying to entice a bull towards him while placing sticks in its back. We arrived at Madrid’s Plaza de Toros one Sunday afternoon and purchased seats […]