So, I WALK – A Poem

Photo Credit: https://images.search.yahoo.com   I’ve walked along rugged paths with no end. Along some of the rockiest of roads, With beautiful colors of flower groves. With dust-filled eyes and a mouth like cotton. Eyes beholding what time had forgotten. Thorns on bushes, stabbing like sharp knives. I gaze at the sky and increase my stride, … Continue reading So, I WALK – A Poem

Gordon Lightfoot – If You Could Read My Mind”

https://search.yahoo.com This is one of my favorite songs. When I am having a bad day, I listen to this song and it puts me in a much better place. Gordon Lightfoot’s voice and his Canadian accent truly compliments each lyric and makes me feel as though I am actually there bearing witness to what he … Continue reading Gordon Lightfoot – If You Could Read My Mind”

Bobby Caldwell – “What You Won’t Do for Love”

Photo Credit: bing.com/images “What You Won’t Do for Love,” is a song with a smooth, jazzy and soulful sound and Bobby Caldwell has a voice out of this world that could easily be a favorite song for any couple in love. It brings back lots of memories of the 70’s. Growing up in Miami exposed … Continue reading Bobby Caldwell – “What You Won’t Do for Love”

Jethro Tull – “Locomotive Breath”

Photo credit: bing.com/images "Locomotive Breath" is a song that starts slowly, beginning with a bluesy intro. John Evans piano intro is so discreet one can barely hear it at times, before crashing into some of the most bombastic hard rock displays of the band’s career." This is such an incredible song with a bang of … Continue reading Jethro Tull – “Locomotive Breath”

Claudette Colvin – The Uncredited 15 Year Old Hero

Photo credit: bing.com Claudette Colvin (born September 5, 1939) is a retired American nurse aide who was a pioneer of the 1950s civil rights movement. On March 2, 1955, she was arrested at the age of 15 in Montgomery, Alabama, for refusing to give up her seat to a white woman on a crowded, segregated … Continue reading Claudette Colvin – The Uncredited 15 Year Old Hero

10 Famous Quotes by James Baldwin

Photo credit: https://images.search.yahoo.com James Arthur Baldwin (August 2, 1924 – December 1, 1987) was an American novelist, playwright, essayist, poet, and activist.   “You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most … Continue reading 10 Famous Quotes by James Baldwin