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Crossxroads

Crossroads that cross lives that mingle folk brought together encourage a tingle m^Memoires lost Burdens dropped God plays his song Faith is rekindled. Life always reflects promise in spite of questions, periods, exclamation marks, and commas. Encourage simplicity, release the … Continue reading

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flip the script

Chicken’s embraced by the potatoes chili’s sprinkled on mango chunks, coriander, cashew nuts waiting to salute the throne brown rice waiting to be lowered into the boiling water oh I forgot to purchase a baguette seems the fresh air would … Continue reading

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WE

We, brown skinned, black skinned, ivory skinned women, We, of upright posture and pearly teeth, We, Sisters who carry the weight of the spirits… Our children….our children, vessels of attempted destruction. We sow, reap, We keep quiet, speak, We hurt, … Continue reading

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WE

We, brown skinned, black skinned, ivory skinned women, We, of upright posture and pearly teeth, We, Sisters who carry the weight of the spirits… Our children….our children, vessels of attempted destruction. We sow, reap, We keep quiet, speak, We hurt, … Continue reading

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For the sound of silence, I will raise my mighty voice(Confessions of a passive turned aggressive lawnmower noise victim)

First the lawn mowing was no problem. Then the neighbor got greedy.  Soon, a small section of lawnmowing on the adjacent property next to our home became a  blade against tall grass motorized battlefield……I am talking hours upon hours of endless mmmmmmmmmmrrrrmmrmrmmrmrrmmrmmr(Oh Gosh!)  Get … Continue reading

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The Maturity of Me

When a muscle pulls, the body aches in all different places…For four weeks, I’ve been feeling like a padded skeleton connected by a stretched rubber band. Via long distance telephone, my Mom sung to me “Dem Bones Dem Bones Dem … Continue reading

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