What happens to a dream deferred?Does it dry up a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore– And then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar over– like a syrupy sweet?Maybe it just sags like a heavy load.Or does it explode?-Langston Hughes Six years … [Read more...] about What Happens to a Dream Deferred?-Five Minute Friday
I am blessed to say I turned forty-two a couple of days ago. Interestingly, a few days before my birthday, Facebook placed "Flashback posts" from my 40th birthday celebration on my news feed. Some of the pictures were are hard to look at for more than a few seconds. Soooo … [Read more...] about Lessons Learned at 42
I am a music lover. Take a look at my Itunes library and you will find Kirk Franklin, Chris Tomlin, Jay Z, Rascal Flatts, Bob Marley and a couple of hard rock songs here and there. On Sunday, I watched a little of the ACM Awards and I had the great opportunity to hear George … [Read more...] about I really gotta let it go…Thanks George.
As our "girl time" activity of the weekend, my daughters and I went to see the new Cinderella movie. Since I know the Cinderella story backwards and forwards, I was ready to huff, puff, roll my eyes and noodle neck at all the gushy "love at first site" stuff. Surprisingly, I … [Read more...] about Courage and Kindness..the Cinderella Movie
Last weekend, a friend and I had plans to go to the movies. We each had at least one of our kids with us so we had to see something no more than PG-13. Much to my dismay, the only movie at the theater during the time we could go, was Jupiter Ascending. You can't possibly know … [Read more...] about Jupiter Ascending…a lesson learned.