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Facebook is trying to change me.

Facebook is trying to change me.

I have several Facebook friends who are just passionate about what they do. More noticeably, they are really passionate about what they believe in. And, they try to change me. I admire those who use the power of words to influence the thinking and behavior of others. There are those whose advocacies are about the … Continue reading

The Night She Raised Her Two Hands

The Night She Raised Her Two Hands

November 25th is International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women Day. ++++ It’s past ten at night.Britney just came home, closed the door to their house, and tiptoed through the living room towards the nursery to check on her baby. She is still amazed at how the day flies when it seemed only … Continue reading

Thanks for the haiku!

Thanks for the haiku!

I celebrated another birthday yesterday, May 10th. This month also marks my second anniversary with WordPress. Early this month I asked my friends to post their haiku birthday greetings on my Facebook wall. A haiku is a three lined poem (5-7-5 syllables) that captures a moment and a season into an imaginative description. Thanks to … Continue reading

Happy Graduation! Now What?

Happy Graduation! Now What?

Today’s blog challenge from WordPress: You’ve been asked to speak at your high school alma mater — about the path of life. (Whoa.) Draft the speech. I was not given a chance to render my valedictory address in high school. However, there is one simple truth that I have learned since leaving my Alma Mater 18 … Continue reading