Category Archives: Unforgettable Teachers

90 FINE!! (Happy Birthday Tribute to Extraordinary Octogenarian Dance Teacher OTHELLA DALLAS)

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Home….Wherever You Are

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Lean……on me!

Connection to the Almighty is necessary in order to jump over fences, regain equilibrium, and defy tenses. Feeling blessed and giving God the glory! Continue reading

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Power in the pen, Magic in the grin, Inevitable, the win!

The Versatile Blogger Award 19Jan     NUMBER UNO SHOUT OUT NOMINATION FOR VERSATILE BLOGGER AWARD GOES TO FAITH1stMINISTRIES “FAITH 1st MINISTRIES” The Versatile Blogger Award BLOGGER :  SEBASTIAN Praise God from Whom all blessing flow! Since reading Sebastian’s spirit modifying entries and … Continue reading

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King

Because of him folk began to see chocolate, pecan, chocolate, fudge,  caramel, chocolate,  cinnamon, and blackberry As spices of equality. Because of him, I saw the door of possibility open much wider than a crack. Because of him, I realized that black … Continue reading

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Kingdom Come, (Robbed a day before the Kings Come=Balthazar, Helliborus, Faith)

A few days into the New Year 2012, I arrived at work earlier than normal, delighted at my good luck to find a parking space in the blue zone in Basel (which means I may stay parked the whole day)….cool….. right outside across the street in … Continue reading

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My Uncle’s Treat

“‘eenie meenie decimeeny oooh eye umbeleeny achicachi uberachi Y-O-U eep billy wopen boppum ooh bop a wippem wopum’” (My Uncle Charles Nolan taught this tongue twister musical warm up treat to my Sister, Brother and me when we were children. Now, 50 some years later,  I am giving voice lessons to … Continue reading

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