Mother Favorite color: orange
Favorite book: Manchild in the Promise Land by Claude E. Brown
Favorite vacation spots: Negril and Philly
Short list of places to visit: Brazil: Bahia, Rio and the Amazon, Alaska, Africa, The Holy Land, New Orleans, Toronto, Cuba, Italy and Barcelona.
Scheduled travel for 2013: Barbados in January, Jamaica in March, Atlanta in May and Jamaica in December.
Scheduled travel for 2014: Undetermined
What's in my ear these days:
- Nina Simone's Definitive Collection
Active books in my Kindle:
- Satan (Lewis Sperry Chafer)
My current WIP (work in progress) for the Week of Dec 9th:
- prepare for Nneena Belle events at the end of the week
- decide on whether to host my annual New Year's Day gathering… and if hosted, who to invite.
Contemplations - because we should always be thinking ahead...
Favorite Quotes and Revelations -
Although it's not a true revelation, but I realize that I cannot afford my life!
Too many things to do, not enough money to make 'em happen!
"Sometimes a blessing isn't a windfall, it's just breaking even" ~ Karin D Smith (my revelation after a vending event)
"If they say that music calms the savage beast, then I have to believe that humor disarms and diffuses a lot of tense situations" ~ Karin D Smith
Be a mover and shaker, not a user and taker!
People say I've got my hands in too many things. Keeping time with paupers just as well as kings. I toss my hat up to the silver sky And then I sigh... Look at all the blessings in my life. ~ Teena Marie's 'Irons In The Fire'
There is something beautiful about all scars of whatever nature. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed and healed, done with. ~ Harry Crews
Love creates an “us” without, destroying a “me”. ~ Leo Buscaglia
While love is heaven on earth, the death of love is living hell. ~ Anonymous
Favorite Tweet!! “@jahimes: Hmmm. Let’s go to the Gospel-cam“@WendyGAv: The poor are bringing the middle class down with them..and Democrats r assisting them.””
Best Read Words for Women to Live By -
When life gets you down, just put on your big girl panties and deal with it.
I know I'm in my own little world, but it's OK... they know me here!
Lead me not into temptation, I can find it myself.
If it has tires or testicles it's gonna give you trouble.
If you've read all the way to the bottom, here a little insight about me: i hate small talk. ~ Peace!