Second Issue of WMYS is Live!

“Hot off the proverbial Presses!” Hello folks… I’m a few days past my self-imposed deadline of November 15th for which I apologize. Life threw me several curve balls recently and I found myself trying to play catch up and complete several commitments all...

Call For Submissions

What Makes You Stronger: Real Talk About Breast Cancer http://whatmakesyoustronger.atwc1.com/calls-for-submissions We want your true stories about your journey, the journey of a loved one or your secondhand experience as caregiver or medical professional. We want the...

Thank “You”

chillinTV Watchinthen I answer the phoneand out of the blueit’s “You”only…my heart doesn’t singIn your voicethere’s a familiar ringBut I can’t place the voiceSo there is no choicebut to ask…Who again are you? you pauseas...

Disconnected

DisconnectedDejectedHooked on that shit againI thought I was protectedFrom this afflictionSome call an addictionWhere does your faith lie?my deepest heart criesDoes this mean thatthis is my new god? I spend dollar after dollarEach time giving up more powerAs I slide...

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....

You Can’t Handle the Truth!

Hey Folks, Hope this lovely Labor Day finds you enjoying time with your friends and family. I’ve reactivated one aspect of my online family. My dating profile at BlackPlanet.com Since then, I’ve been joining groups and running up and down the forums...

Happy Birthday to Me!

Hi Folks, It’s my birthday today and I’m lazing it away in the best way possible. I thanked God ahead of time (around 1 am this morning) for waking up. LOL. I’ve read a book, chatted a bit and am now updating my sites and thanking my numerous online...