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
Bailamos! Or as we say in english, let's dance (we dance)! I don't know about you but I love to dance! Sure, sometimes I may be a wall flower or you can find me chair dancing, but put on the right song and forget it, you will have to drag me OFF the dance floor. … Continue reading Bailamos!
Whatever it is that you came to teach me I am here to learn it 'cause I believe that we are written in the stars I don't know what the future holds but I'm living in the moment And I'm thankful for the man that you are, you are, you are
So I was trying to figure out what song I wanted to share today. It was hard after listening to Stevie for the past 24 hours! I have a tendency to do that though. You know, when you listen to some song or artist you haven't been listening to lately and then you just can't … Continue reading I’m Curious…
"Oh but I love you, I love you.... I LOOOOVVVEE YOU!" So I've been posting the love quotes from songs by black artists the last 3 days but I started enjoying it so I thought why not continue a few more days? Valentines day, which is also my son's 18th birthday, is only 4 days … Continue reading I Don’t Want to Bore You With It…
So I heard this throwback this morning on my way to work. I really love this song. I was definitely born 10 years too late. I love 70's and 80's R&B. I always wished I had a big afro and some funky bell bottoms with funky platform shoes. I love the funk and soul of that … Continue reading Oops Upside Your Head
So today I got a text from a friend of mine saying, “Soooo...no blogs? Lol” My response was, “No. Sorry. You were expecting one? Do I usually blog every weekend?” “I think so” she says. I had to go back through my posts and see the last time I posted something which was Thursday morning … Continue reading Cooking and Grandma Vichy