First of all, I grew up in Baltimore in the inner city. We lived in a row home in South Baltimore or what is now called Federal Hill. When I was a small child, the neighborhood I grew up in was wonderful. Mothers watched their children. People kept their streets and alleys clean and free … Continue reading Do the Protesters in #Baltimore Really Want the Truth or To Be Right?
Well do you? Don't get me wrong, I'm not advocating that all of you wake up tomorrow and remove the filters that keep you from getting whacked up side your heads but when the chips are down and the oportunity presents itself to just open your mouth and say what's on your mind, do you … Continue reading Typical Midnight Inspiration: Do You Speak Your Mind?
As hard as it might be to believe, sometimes, I am not so nice. Although I am 95% happy and proud of it, it's taken me a long time to reach this place and the path to get here was made up of good choices, good people and a positive attitude about my life. I … Continue reading Yes…Behind this Innocent Smile, Darkness Sometimes Lurks
Amen to this! I've been through a whole lot of storms and each one has washed away the burdens, the strife, the need to be perfect or of feeling incomplete, and I'm stronger and more fulfilled than I could have ever imagined. I don't have or need "things" to make me feel important and certainly … Continue reading And The Thunder Rolls