Thank you for the kind responses to my last reflections on my mother’s life. I greatly appreciate each of you for being a part of this virtual transformative learning circle wherever you may be in the world. My hope is that by sharing my learnings (and unlearnings) I am supporting the reflective process of our …
When we embody and are surrounded by Love, we create solutions that seem unfathomable. When we are overtaken by the Spirit of Love, we never give up on the idea that change is possible. When we know that Love is the only answer, we don’t get tripped up by the world’s questions. When you are in a Love Space, you know it and you feel it, because it fuels you.
Enjoy this excerpt from my forthcoming book "Emancipation Papers": Love has a swag all its own. Love says “I am with you. You are not alone when I Am here.” Love says “No matter what may come, only I can withstand time, space and circumstance. Come. Take a chance and walk these shores with me.”
7 Questions: Thriving As Beyoncé said in her beautiful song Bigger “life is your birthright they hid that in the fine print.” Not only is living your birthright, but so is the audacity to radically love, thrive and liberate while being liberated.
While we are fighting for substantive change in the world, we cannot forget what I am constantly reminding myself and people around me: Justice starts at home.
At this time of doomscrolling (which happened to be the word of the day on Dictionary.com last Thursday), our minds aren't allowed to venture off into places where we can imagine anything lifegiving--where we can laugh, where we can create. However, it is critical to our wellbeing and for the wellbeing of those around us to engage in those things that remind us of our humanity.
You know what else has layers? Resentment. Resentment has lay-yers.