Tag Archives: faith

God Grant Me the Serenity

As educators, we are all moving into the state of the unknown. Everyday, something different is transpiring behind closed doors that have an impact on many families. Anxiety is building, tempers are flaring and some are falling by the wayside. … Continue reading

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Motivational Quotes

As I get closer to finishing grad school, the more difficult it is to stay motivated. It appears that many of the tasks have become redundant and we are being issued assignments to buy time until we cross the finish … Continue reading

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Goal Digger

2020 arrived and revised our lives. Many adjustments have been made in an effort to keep moving. 2020 has grounded us in fear, dread and agitation. In all of my years of experiencing social media, I have never encountered so … Continue reading

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Church Hurt

I have spent most of my life attending church. As a young girl, I was made to believe the church was my safe place. I trusted the pastor’s words. This was the appointed shepherd and I was instructed to be … Continue reading

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Dear Son,

Dear Son, The day has come and you have crossed the threshold into what many call “manhood”. It is now time for you to fly and as your mother I vow not to clip your wings, but allow you to … Continue reading

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The Things We Take for Granted

“We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.” – Thomas Fuller I was recently sitting in a Zoom meeting and a teacher sent me a private message stating, “Hey, how are you? I really miss our … Continue reading

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“Heal the Girl and the Woman Will Appear” – Part I

“Our wounds are often the openings into the best and most beautiful part of us.” -David Richo Exactly six months ago, I posted my last blog post. The day before I would have posted my weekly post, I received a … Continue reading

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Be You

Summer break has passed and we, educators, are back in the swing of things. Day one of learning was filled with activities to help us understand and identify who we are and who we are aspiring to become. We did … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

“It’s a new dawn.  It’s a new day. It’s a new life for me and I’m feeling good.” – Nina Simone The picture above is a perfect depiction of me in 2018. So many times it appeared I was down … Continue reading

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