Your Purpose, Priorities, Personality and Pace | Making The Connection

When you think about your purpose, priorities, personality and pace, what does the design of your day and rhythm of life look like? Are those areas harmonizing well or is there some friction or conflict in the mix? We’re all works in progress and this isn’t a quiz but if you’re like me, you do […]

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“Wake Up Call” | The Message, Song & Music Video

Have you ever had to or been asked to wake someone else up at a certain time? If it was a regular thing, was it easy or always effortless? Maybe you dodged some wild and sleepy punches or were met with a musty mood, a grumble, eye rolls or glaring eyes here and there. Well, […]

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Quality Of Life And Why Pace Matters

Sister, let’s talk about The Hustle. You know, that thing so many of us choose to do, or are compelled, bombarded, thrilled or inspired to do. The Hustle can make you feel a heady sense of exhilaration, purpose, control, accomplishment and drive. Your pace can impress some people who are a lot less impressed if […]

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There’s A Purpose For Your Life…(when you could do with a reminder)

Sometimes my heart just breaks for people…for the hungry, the orphaned, the homeless, the hope-less, the lonely, those who feel less than, belittled, oppressed, rejected…if you feel like any of the above right now, you aren’t forgotten and there is HOPE for you. You got breath in your lungs. You’re still here, gifted with another […]

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Quiet Observations and LIFE LESSONS

Money can’t buy Love Like academic education doesn’t guarantee common sense Like a high-paying job doesn’t generate compassion Like a full schedule doesn’t necessarily mean time well spent Like a state-of-the-art house doesn’t define a happy home Like a burst bank account might not belong to a grateful soul  Like big muscles don’t define a […]

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Choosing Gentleness In A Rough World | ENCOURAGEMENT

She hated my guts, at that point in time. With the receiver still perched in her hand, the woman who thought I wanted her job eeked out the exact words I’d just said to another caller, “You’re welcome. Hope you have a bright rest of the day,” and hung up with a cold smirk. Though […]

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7 Steps To Being Refreshed After Enduring A Tough SeASON | ENCOURAGEMENT

Hi sis, how are you today? The answer isn’t really my business but i still care. By the way, guys who are subscribed to this blog and reading now, y’all are always welcome here. No offense intended when you see ‘sis’ ok? All of us have been through something – a challenge, encounter or storm […]

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Encouragement | A Right Now Word For the teary-eyed sister

So, sometime ago i shaved off one side of my hair. i thought i’d give this ‘artist-look’ to kick it up a notch…and so, i shaved half of my hair (then in locs) off. But check it – years and care after, without any conscious effort, both sides of my curls are even. Sweet sis, […]

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The Man In The Broken Chair | Encouragement

He was sitting on a broken chair in the middle of a roundabout on the outskirts of town. i walked over, handed him something and said, “God loves you” before crossing over to head to pay a bill. He looked at me surprised as said – kinda harsh in a way, “I KNOW!” Instead of […]

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SOME EARTHLY INTERRUPTIONS Are heaven-sent Invitations | Encouragement

She was standing there at the crossroads by a traffic light in town a few years ago – looking beautiful and all dolled-up. Waved, smiled and was gonna pass by since my mingling-days have been left behind (lovin’ it.) Then recognized something like sadness in her perfectly-lined eyes.S topped to speak for a bit. She […]

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