Should we ask ourselves, and each other, especially in the midst of these tumultuous times, what is the news? Instead of the general “hello,” should we begin to ask about the children and the elders? Would asking those questions help us to adjust our focus? Could African greetings help all Americans, North, Central, and South, to make necessary course corrections in our thoughts and actions toward each other? … Read More And How Are The Children?
Mama has built a legacy of faith, endurance, and love. A mother of six and mother-figure to many more, she raised her children while helping other children in need. When one of her four daughters had friends who needed guidance, a meal, or a place to stay, mama made took care of them. Her two sons, affectionately called the engine and the caboose because they’re her oldest and youngest children, could also depend on her to help their friends when needed. She diligently participated in church ministries, helped raise grandchildren, worked full time, and raised her six children and a other people’s children.… Read More Power Mom: Naomi Prosper
Building I have to start by saying that although I’ve known her for many years, I didn’t know this awesome woman’s last name until we became friends on social media. To me, and I’m certain to most people who know her, she’s Mama Jen! She’s the devoted wife of Mr. Dave, a mother and grandmother,… Read More Power Mom: Jennifer Turner
I was fired from my dream job. It was a beautiful morning that began like most others. I got up early, stretched and listened to a recording of the bible. Then I went to the kitchen, poured myself a half cup of almond milk and added some coffee that was leftover from what my… Read More Anger to Opportunity: Why I Must Always Build & Balance