The Spoken Word: Women’s History Month’s Exciting Event…

It was such a pleasure to moderate the Exciting Women’s History Month event exceptionally hosted by Finiana at the Island Space Museum in South Florida. National Caribbean American Heritage Month CARAH Entrepreneurship Awardee Dr. Solanges Viven mesmerized the packed audience telling tales from her Best selling book, Girls Can Move Mountains The event connotated Art in its various forms shown through dance, drums, youth authors, … Continue reading The Spoken Word: Women’s History Month’s Exciting Event…

A Late January Evening By The Seashore…

By the sea I couldn’t wait to be. To sit causally on the sand. Me, towel, book and birds all in one as the mighty waves thundered and splashed against the seashore. The weather forecasted it would be the coldest day of the season. Disappointment soared at the spoilt prospect yet still I was determined to chill (literally). I sat still gazing in the distance. … Continue reading A Late January Evening By The Seashore…

Your Reader’s Gift …

Do you know why some people succeed while others don’t? It’s simple. They never give up. People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily. – Zig Ziglar Motivation And Success. The Link Motivation is important to success. Give a push start or a power boost to a struggling entrepreneur today. 101+ Empowering Quotes For New … Continue reading Your Reader’s Gift …

Error In A Published Work? 3 Things To Do…

Your book is published, yea! It’s an outstanding achievement especially for a first time author. Be proud of yourself. But then patrons buy your book and later a reader finds an error or worse–two. It may be his/her interpretation but an error none-the-less. You feel sad. Down. Disappointed in yourself. How could that happen? But before you throw in the ‘author’ towel, here are 3 … Continue reading Error In A Published Work? 3 Things To Do…

We Are The Caribbean

Originally posted on I Speak. You Read.:
WE ARE THE CARIBBEANCOUNTRIES AND ISLANDSCONNECTED BY THIS VAST BLUE SEAPEOPLE OF DIFFERENT RACESRELIGIONS AND CREEDS WE ARE THE CARIBBEANA GREAT MELTING POTBRED FROM SLAVES, COLONIZERSMERCHANTS, INDENTURED LABORERSAND INDIGENOUS TRIBESCULTURALLY WE ARE SO DIVERSIFIED WE SPEAK ENGLISH, FRENCHSPANISH AND DUTCHPATOIS AND CREOLEOUR LANGUAGES EMBODYTHE NEW AND THE OLD WE ARE THE CARIBBEANOVER 26 NATIONS STRONGLET ME NAME A… Continue reading We Are The Caribbean

Quiet Isn’t Always Peace…

Deep thought. Articulate she was as she shared her soul searching work to a global audience captivated by her eloquence during the historic inauguration As a writer and lover of words like she is, how could I resist the opportunity to share the work of a Quiet Storm, Amanda Gorman. The Hill We Climbby Amanda Gorman, USA Youth Poet Laureate When day comes, we ask … Continue reading Quiet Isn’t Always Peace…

Some Die So Others Can Live. The Death That Created Success…

The difference some people make comes alive after they are gone. Sad but true. S. Cameron Martin Luther King, Jr., was a Baptist minister and leader extraordinaire. His death catapulted a movement so others could live. The more recent deaths of Breonna Taylor, George Floyd and many others who lost their lives and in their deaths they made an impact. Their deaths made others live. … Continue reading Some Die So Others Can Live. The Death That Created Success…

South Florida Writers Of Color Literary Magazine, 2nd Edition…

You can. You should and if you are brave enough to start, you will. Writing is magic as much the water of life as any other creative art. The water is free so drink. Drink and be filled.  ~Stephen King   The world is never the same once a good poem has been added to it. ~Dylan Thomas The Ralph Hogges and Benjamin Cowins, South … Continue reading South Florida Writers Of Color Literary Magazine, 2nd Edition…

Ditch It. Switch It. A Story…

Listen to my interview with former Regional Director turned Radio personnel, singer, songwriter, Poet and Musician shares how he Ditched It to do what he loves in order to follow his passion. Learn the strategies he used. Most important his audience was exposed to the inner secrets of the man behind the mic. Stay tuned for new book soon to be released “Your Career: Ditch … Continue reading Ditch It. Switch It. A Story…

The Beauty. The Ease To Write…

Originally posted on Success Strategies:
I miss you. Your tender love. Your Warmth relax. Your strokes caress With you everything is okay. My joy complete My stress eased. My space breathe. My words flow. Indeed …you take my breath away. You are My love. My joy. My peace. That’s the reason I WRITE To tell my story To Release To encourage To motivate To captivate… Continue reading The Beauty. The Ease To Write…

Getaway To The Waves. The Sea. The Shore.

Waves splashing. Seas rough. Birds chirping. Softly. Quietly. Then louder as if composing a song. As if complaining … oh why so rough? Now they fly. They soar. They meander. Still chirping high above beneath the sky. The white clouds embrace. Waves calm down. Storm’s afloat. Passes by the outskirts as if to say, I’ll stop by next time…whenever that is. Behind it leaves weeds … Continue reading Getaway To The Waves. The Sea. The Shore.