WHO

WHO is the Sunshine gleaming at a world of pronounced darkness? WHO is behind those splendid heated rays? I wonder WHY that WHO forgives MY darkness, each dawn, after I return from MY descent, like Orpheus, trying to reclaim lost love in the night previous... My morning words, O’harian diaries of secrets illuminated by that … Continue reading WHO

The Endless Struggle- a poem

We push and pull and turn around no consensus will be found yanking here and yanking there arguments from clear thin air Rolling over both of us wrestling now we’re in the dust poking eyeballs pulling hair metaphors that show we care... ...too much for our own ego can’t give up and can’t let go … Continue reading The Endless Struggle- a poem

TANKED

was it all a bad mistake were we jerks who took the bait when they said it wouldn’t take we laughed years into our fragile mess knowing that we failed the test faking it for all the rest we dashed little secrets grew in size then we made up alibis trying to keep our love … Continue reading TANKED

SILENCES

ENFORCING……… YOUR……… SILENCE........ helps you get your way makes you the aggressor in a passive sort of way telling me it’s not your fault you’ve gotta make me pay my behavior is to blame I’m lucky that you stay being certain not to speak nothing more to say this might drag on for a week … Continue reading SILENCES

Crazy & Free

My pride is hurt, i'm CRAZY blue But it's no longer about you You loved me and you left me too Enjoy yourself with someone new Now go along your merry way You're in my past where I can't stay And if you think you've stepped on me Well, rest assured, I'm finally FREE! (C) … Continue reading Crazy & Free

Albert Woolum, White Navy Veteran, Kneels in a Black Lives Matter Shirt During National Anthem to Support Girls’ Volleyball Team — GOOD BLACK NEWS

Three words: "Thank you, Sir." Mo   article via thegrio.com On Friday night, cheerleaders for the DeSoto and Cedar Hill high schools’ football teams in Texas knelt during the national anthem before the game between their two schools to protest the treatment of people of color in the United States. What’s more, on Tuesday, the … Continue reading Albert Woolum, White Navy Veteran, Kneels in a Black Lives Matter Shirt During National Anthem to Support Girls’ Volleyball Team — GOOD BLACK NEWS

South African teen girls are protesting against their school’s racist hair policy — Fusion

Wow. I am aghast at this blatant racism against these lovely South African young girls! Great job young ladies. Keep fighting for the freedom to be yourself and love yourself just as you are. Your natural hair is the essence of your beauty as a creation of a loving God. Same stuff goes on in … Continue reading South African teen girls are protesting against their school’s racist hair policy — Fusion

Wow! Watch this lovely white 8th grade boy get real re ‘white boy privilege’ — Fusion

https://www.youtube.com/embed/g4Q1jZ-LOT0?version=3&rel=0&showinfo=0#038;rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent YouTubeSometimes the strongest messages come from the most unexpected places. In a video being widely circulated on Twitter on Monday morning, Royce Mann, an eighth grade student from Atlanta, is shown performing a slam poem titled “White Boy Privilege.” Across the social network, the video is being celebrated as the definition of responsible self-analysis by… … Continue reading Wow! Watch this lovely white 8th grade boy get real re ‘white boy privilege’ — Fusion

Green flags are important too- dating

Kudos to Cliff for this insight into looking on the bright side of dating. I usually am quick to watch for red flags with "new recruits," LOL, but I have now learned that watching for positive attributes is also a worthy endeavor. Check out Cliff''s wisdom below. Cliff, thanks for you optimistic outlook! Mo Gren … Continue reading Green flags are important too- dating