#TBT Repost: Change…

It is inevitable… I fight against it by rote, out of habit, for I am a creature of habit. If it’s working [for me] why mess with it? How dare you grow up, away from, or beyond me… instead of with or beside me? How dare you utilize your gift of choice...

What Comes Out of You?

Hi Folks, The following question was posed recently in one of my online groups: Do any of my sistas get into poetry/writing? If so, please let me know. This is a passion of mine. Just wondering if anybody was out there!!!!!!!!! Immediately I responded by saying that...

Effecting Change

Reaching back into my archives to bring you a piece I wrote last year on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s Birthday. ~*~*~*~ On this day I encourage you to read and reflect on a speech delivered five months before I was born by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It is a...

9/11 Tribute – We Can Choose

I’d just like to share a reflective piece I wrote today entitled, “We Can Choose” for my monthly column over at Blogging in Black: Hi Folks, Good morning and welcome to “Dee Speaks” day at Blogging in Black. Right now I’m sitting in my quiet bedroom...

T.G.I.F.

Good Morning, It’s the first Friday of September. The kids have gone back to school, the high school graduates are now freshmen and recent graduates have now embarked on new careers. I spoke with my daughter this morning and she had a not so great day yesterday....