For she was of …

For she was of that generation who, having found nothing in religion, had formed themselves through literature. – Doris Lessing

Words. Words. I…

Words. Words. I play with words, hoping that some combination, even a chance combination, will say what I want. – Doris Lessing


I miss school.

“Why would a ki…

“Why would a king be talking with a shepherd?” the boy asked, awed and embarrassed. “For several reasons. But let’s say that the most important is that you have succeeded in discovering your… Continue reading


The sign of intelligence is that you are constantly wondering. Idiots are always dead sure about every damn thing they are doing in their life.

Simply the thin…

Simply the thing that I am Shall make me live. William Shakespeare, All’s Well That Ends Well

It is this unbr…

It is this unbroken connection that we have with the spirit world that will allow us to survive as a people. Vine Deloria Jr.


ISLANDS For Derek Walcott ISLANDS For Derek Walcott An island is one great eye gazing out, a beckoning lighthouse, searchlight, a wishbone compass, or counterweight to the stars. When it comes to outlook… Continue reading


Eliminate the negativity- feel good.

No matter where…

No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid. Lupita Nyong’o