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CLARITY, SELF-AFFIRMATION, LIBERATION

You May Write Me Down in History With Your Bitter, Twisted Lies You May Trod Me in the Very Dirt But Still, Like Dust, I’ll Rise… Maya Angelou That moment of clarity followed by self-affirmation is so liberating.  As the root and soil of mother earth, women are innately nurturers.  We plan our days, schedules, personal time, vacations around the …

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My Open Journal

Stepping Out Of The Shadows of Fear Into The Light… Today is the start of my new beginning.  I started a new job today and I’m feeling good.  No unrealistic expectations that this will be a cake walk because I know there will be some a great amount of challenging days.  But, I’m standing firm in my belief, my resounding determination …

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My Open Journal….

Stepping Out Of The Shadows of Fear Into The Light… Affirmation is essential in achieving your dreams.  Every day, I visualize and articulate what I want.  Live life on the edge and be ready to jump, without fear, into the arms of believable and possibilities. Allow yourself to be free of all negativity and apprehensions. Have you figured out what this …

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My Open Journal… Stepping out of the Shadows of Fear

Stepping Out Of The Shadows Of Fear Into The Light…   Starting today, I commit to writing something daily, big/small, in my open journal.  This journal is purposed to encourage and to remind me of my dreams, goals and aspirations.  Most importantly, it will be used to chronicle my journey.  I realize that I am not alone in this struggle to step …

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My Open Journal… Stepping out of the Shadows of Fear

Stepping Out Of The Shadows Of Fear Into The Light…   Today, I came upon a quote that was on FB that was a solidifying affirmation and confirmation to my commitment to stay the path. Before I share this quote, I want to let you in on where I am on my journey.   I ordered my business cards, yay!!!  Secondly, the one …

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My Open Journal… Stepping out of the Shadows of Fear

Stepping Out Of The Shadows Of Fear Into The Light…   Starting today, I commit to writing something daily, big/small, in my open journal.  This journal is purposed to encourage and to remind me of my dreams, goals and aspirations.  Most importantly, it will be used to chronicle my journey.  I realize that I am not alone in this struggle to step …

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Pat Walters…. Featured Woman of Empowerment

  "Creating something new from something old is a challenge because         I know it's going to be so different.  I always amaze myself but it is a Blessing….."  Pat Walters     Queens, I want to eagerly introduce you to my newly found friend, Pat Walters.  Before I tell you about Pat, I want to tell you how God …

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Water Cooler Conversation… The Forgotten, Invisible Mature Woman

“We cannot hold a torch to light another’s path without brightening our own…”  Ben Sweetland   Queens is it me or am I feeling the subtle, yet oh so overt, sting of age discrimination?  I applaud and cheer the accomplishments of my younger Queens, today (20’s, 30’s and early 40’s).  I believe that technology has given our younger Queens an …

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Nadine Thompson Featured Woman of Empowerment

"There are many hills and valleys in an entrepreneur's journey and being resilient, focused, organized and having a clear strong vision are important to your sustainability…" Nadine Thompson   Queens who hasn't heard of Warm Spirit, bath and body products.  I can remember, for me, being introduced to Warm Spirit at a gathering held at my sister in-law.  I fell …

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Are Our Hands Stained with the Blood of Trayvon Martin?

"If I hand you a piece of shit and I tell you it tastes like shit, smells like shit and looks like shit… then quite naturally you will treat it like shit."…Tracey ReNissa I have read numerous articles and viewed countless interviews about the unthinkable, unimaginable murder of Trayvon Martin.  I am outraged how this young man boy's life has been taken …