Yesterday I drove out of town to celebrate the life of the Husband and Father of my family’s dear friends. As I drove, I was watching for my rabbit aka another car going my speed and direction that I could ride along with.
As I thought about my rabbit, it made me think about what we chase in life. Because we are all chasing something, right?
Are you chasing a rabbit…someone who challenges and builds you up to continue to grow and do your best? It could be a mentor, a friend, a person you’ve never met but find yourself inspired by, a family member. Do you have a rabbit? Are you someone’s rabbit?
Or are you chasing a turtle, a moose, a rock? They may not do much, socialize much, grow much, or stretch much but maybe they motivate you in some way.
When was the last time you took a good look at your life’s values and goals? Surely they can give you a clear view of exactly what you are chasing, right? Right?
When speaking about things that I feel strongly about the ‘Angry’ or ‘Angry Black Woman’ label comes out of the mouths of some..family, friends, co-workers, strangers. It doesn’t stop my passion. No one has to agree with what I say, things I feel passionately about, or share my values. It won’t stop my passion. I […]
Earlier this year, my days were very long. Weary is a good word to describe where I stood…or sat rather. Why use weary you ask. Weary covers feelings of tiredness, overwhelmed, needing to move forward. When we spend time doing what we want to do, what others want us to do, and not what God […]
What a simple question. For most people, the answer is ‘Not to Jail’ but for many of our young brothers today who are facing child support for multiple children, joblessness, no education, and criminal records the answer may be different. Losing Nineteen is a written work by Judge Lynn Toler. The clip that is circulating […]