My Mom. My GrandMom. Myself

It’s Mother’s Day 2020. I awoke at 3:45 am. Couldn’t go back to sleep, so I choose to write. Each Mother’s Day lands on me totally different. Today I honor my Mom Yvonne and my grandmother Rosetta. I am working on a book project to honor their memories, and this is my...
My top lessons from 2018

My top lessons from 2018

Here we are, with another New Year upon us. I don’t make New Year’s resolutions anymore, but I do set goals. I also spend some time at the close of the year to think about how the year shaped up. I don’t normally share these revelations publicly, but I’ve decided to...
Keep the Faith

Keep the Faith

I need to take a moment to share my testimony. My prayer is that this will encourage someone who is going through a rough patch. When I was 40, I was facing divorce after 17 years. I wasn’t sure what would happen to me. I was frankly depressed, scared, and feeling...
Putting In The Work

Putting In The Work

I’m sitting here on a sunny April afternoon in Washington DC, having a late lunch and walk break. It occurred to me that I was overdue for a message to you my dear friends, to here is a quick note to encourage you. Sometimes we don’t realize how our hard...