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One Bad Mother (Reprise)

Since the beginning of time you’ve shined like the morning sun, watched over and protected us like a full moon; Helped raise and nurture men from sons, daughters you’ve cultivated and groom. Never given a blueprint, manuscript, or instructions to follow or sample; Ma’Dear, Big Mama, and Mommy was how you learned, they were your …

Ancient One

I’m ancient like an Egyptian pyramid, people come to me just to see what I think; Drop jewels of knowledge and love, I’m the blueprint they used to build the Sphinx. So ancient I flow like the river Nile, limitless, strong current, and covering vast territory; When you thirst, take one sip from my waters …

Can You Hear Me Now?

  9 times out of 10 people simply want to be heard. They want to know that what they are saying matters, that even if you do not agree, you can at least respect their opinion, and that while they are speaking, they have your undivided attention.  People really just want to know that you …

Still I Rise

Still I Rise This world will try to destroy your dreams, break your will, shake you to your core; Hold on, fight your way through, don’t give up, your blessing is behind that next door. Sometimes you have to push through, walk by faith, believe you can and you will; Do not succumb to fear …

Motivational Monday

Ding, ding, round number 2, Get off the mat, you haven’t been counted out yet, it’s time for your breakthrough, Tell me I can’t, Tell me I won’t… Watch me do what I do. Fallen before and probably won’t be the last, But the difference now is I know how to get up because I …

Is the Grass Really Greener?

Back with another stirring and insightful lyrical barrage is wordsmith @Raylee22.  How may times have thought or imagined that the “grass is greener” on the other side and fantasized about the what if?  Many of us have gotten caught up in what could be or what we think is a better opportunity only to be disappointed, regretting the rash decisions, and …

Heaven Is Smiling

Heaven Is Smiling   It seems like yesterday when the pearly gates opened and welcomed you home; 4 years later and your presence, or should I say your absence, still rings strong. The glue, the beauty, the laughter, the one who held us down and held us together, without you, our family just isn’t the …