Lately I have been feeling drained. Do you ever have those times when your phone rings or a text comes through and you look at is and your mind automatically says, “I can’t. I just can’t today.” I don’t know if it’s too much screen time or burnout or what, but lately my mind keeps … Continue reading Gingerfunk’s Blog || I Can’t
Sometimes all we need is one person who makes us feel like we are not alone in our struggles. That is what connects us and helps us make this world a better place.
I thought that grief would just come, I would deal with it and then it would be over. I’m starting to think i was very wrong there.
Recently I signed up for a free 21 day meditation with Oprah and Deepak (who is no relation to Tupac as my sister seemed to be curious about), called Shedding the Weight - Mind, body and spirit. It was free, so I figured, why not? Can't hurt, right? I'm up to day 17 and I … Continue reading Packing Light
I've been getting the message of being your own best friend a lot lately, from all different places. It's like the universe is sending me signs. One of these signs came from Afrika Bohemian of Tribe 53's post called UHURU THURSDAYS: WOMBMAN OWN YOURSELF! She had been inspired by a post Tikeetha from A Thomas Point of … Continue reading Being my own best friend
For years I had been friends with Christopher Johnson on Facebook. It wasn't until this past fall I actually had a chance to get together and speak with him in person. I had checked out some of his performances on youtube that he had posted and I really enjoyed his poetry and spoken word. "I … Continue reading Invisible Upsouth
Ok, it's time to admit I'm a bit nervous. I said I would never put in writing what I really think of Trump, but.... why on earth would anyone vote for him?? I just can't hold it in anymore! I keep hoping it's all a joke. I'm praying it's just a hoax. Yet, I will … Continue reading If Trump is Elected I Will Know the End Times Are Here
What is speaking the truth? Speaking my truth? Speaking your truth? It’s all different. What is true to me may not be true to you. But what matters is that we are true to ourselves. To our true, authentic selves. I was out the other night, for drinks and really wanted to go dancing. Once … Continue reading Knowing Your Worth
Yes, everyone says enjoy it because time flies by so fast. Well guess what? Those people are so right! It’s like one day you are complaining about sports practices and band concerts and all of a sudden it’s like his whole childhood has flashed before my eyes. Like you’re watching a movie.