I have breast cancer
she said to the world
courageously sharing private pain
voice breaking at the meaning and sound
another step further on uncertain ground
another gift of service to tell us
you can feel fine and still have cancer
early detection is the answer.
I feel strong
I feel strong
as tears pool and spill gracefully
sometimes emotions build suddenly
then she shaved her… Continue
Added by Usiku on March 30, 2009 at 9:39pm —
My Latest book. It's a collection of poetry for anyone who loves a good poetry book. Currently, purchase any one of my books (excluding "Keeping God in your life") and you receive a free piece of jewelry from my business Eminent Empress.
Take a look at the chapters of "The Tension Reliever" here: http://dominiquewatson.webs.com/thetensionreliever.htm
Enabling my soul's expressions
To flow free....
Therapeutic and comforting
Relaying to others my aspirations
A vision of my life
An abundance of blessings and sorrows
As, well as the conquering
Of many tribulations
For, I have reached the peak
Of the highest mountain of emotions
To the frigid barren cavern below
Time, and time again
However, my heart harbors
No place for… Continue
Added by Jill on March 30, 2009 at 2:06pm —
Boldly move to change your life if you are diagnosed with Bipolar or another brain disorder such as Chronic Depression. Based on the book of Romans, each of us is encouraged to renew our minds. This is possible even if you are diagnosed with Bipolar and struggle with the symptoms.
My book, "Cooling Well Water: A Collection of Work By An African-American Bipolar Woman" (ISBN 13 978-0-9754612-0-4) shows you my remarkable journey in 181 pages from being diagnosed with Bipolar to… Continue
‘‘I know you have been let down and disappointed by the people in your life, but that is all the past . I am the present and your future. There will be no betrayals anymore. I can assure you.“ Lisa says, sincerity flooding from her eyes. Her candor and honesty are very touching and both congruently evident within the language of her body as well as the sweep of her gestures.
Ahkuani’s eyes meticulously search while she speaks so convincingly. Look does he, deeply into her aura, the… Continue
Added by diallo sekou on March 28, 2009 at 8:23pm —
Lips naturally plump
Hips naturally curved
Derriere naturally round in an uplift
Thickness always had and liked
Skin Color naturally brown in all shades
Hair styles many, natural kinky, straight, and curly
Who am I talking about?
We, Black People
many hated forever and some still do
but science has advanced to give what we always had
and was always hated for
WOW, Envious is the truth but we… Continue
African America ministers/leaders have yet to recognize the glaring biblical similarities and parallels between the former Secretary of the United States Condoleezza Rice and Queen Esther from The Holy Bible's, Book of Esther.
Queen Esther and the former Secretary of State have something very biblical in common, both women were appointed for such a time as this. Black ministers/leaders without the benefit of "divine" defined intelligence can't make the spiritual…Continue
Georgia Woodbine’s Personal Economic Stimulus Plan:
She Tells All How To Stimulate Your Own Personal Economy
Westchester, New York [March 2009] – What do you do? When you don’t know what to do? Bestselling Author/ Speaker/Life Coach Georgia Woodbine share her insight on how people can fight the recession through purpose and ingenuity. She shows others how to tap into their creative ambitions and develop future goals. Her tools and strategies… Continue
Added by P Andrews on March 24, 2009 at 5:00pm —
He is only a man
I think we put to many above self-instead of loving ourselves we love and worship every body else.
There is only one God that is above all-and we waste our time heeding to some mans earthly call.
Worshipping the human soul of man-when in reality even the pope has weak hands.
Still we go to the priest and sit in a box-pouring out our weakness and sins to this cagey fox.
The fox that hides behind a long spiritual dress-trying to find… Continue
There is, Love in the black family
Mind over matter
There is love, if we look and see, because of the stereotypes, loving and joy has been hard.
Oh! There are those who somehow managed to walk forward and get their lives started, but for most the struggle is still hard. We are trying to show affection like the Obamas. Seeing them has place a new meaning to us of love. About how your family should come first. This woman with college and schooling, being a lawyer and still you see… Continue
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Once again the Republican party has demonstrated that it is the party of the rich
Last week Representative Charlie Rangel, (Dem of New York) sponsored House Bill H.R. 1586. The Bill, essentially will impose a 90 percent tax on bonuses given to employees with family incomes above $250,000 at AIG and other companies that have… Continue
Added by Jim Neusom on March 22, 2009 at 6:09pm —
In the wildly popular 1960’s television series Star Trek, Captain James T. Kirk would often turn towards his engineer, Officer ‘Scotty’ Montgomery and direct him to take the spaceship into a fascinating new realm called ‘warp speed’. Time and again, with all commanding confidence he would turn to Scotty and say, “Warp speed ahead”. “Aye Aye Captain” the Scottish officer would reply, at which point millions of ‘Trekie’ fans from all around the… Continue
Added by TS Aschenge on March 22, 2009 at 11:55am —
From the author of: The Family In The Car A Revelation
The Lord Is Not Your Husband Lord yes, Lover no
Coming Spring, 2009!
Placed in human beings are the needs and desires necessary for reproduction. Along with these natural desires, comes personal gratification, as well as, pleasure. All of these are important to the continuance of the life cycle. Without them, humanity would become extinct.
Diverse Writers and Artists of Speculative Fiction (DWASF), in conjunction with AfroFuturismNet.com and Black Author Showcase, will present a free workshop on how to develop stories in science fiction, fantasy, and horror.“Creators of Afrofuturism Workshop” will take place at the Long Branch Library at 8800 Garland Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20901 on October 22 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.The event will feature authors …See More
He was one of the tireless army of little known boosters of writers of color, a book publishing executive that opened many doors and the founder of Amistad Press, as well as the first C.E.O./ publisher at the now defunct Howard University Press and it's Black Publishing Institute. …See More
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