Bubbles in the Sky

What if our physical lives being, as temporal as the soapy sphere of a bubble, are supposed to burst as they reach new dimensions? What if the shape within becomes one with the atmosphere and divinity without by exceeding its limitations to its expectations of limitless-ness. We fight for our bubbles. How beautiful they are. […]

The Cost of Living

I was driving from one of my early education school sites to another, where I support the humans in creating seamless supports for children preparing for kindergarten. I was slowing down at a stop sign when the driver behind me sped away. She looked into my window to get a view of the driver delaying […]

I Didn’t Grow Up With My Grandparents

“Language is a vibration we speak and then act out of. Anytime you say, “That’s just the way I am,” you are fighting for your limitations and matching that vibration.” – Niambi Jaha-Echols What Color is Your Soul?         There are three crucial elements that can brighten any child’s home, extended family, […]

Purpose

My purpose stared at me from many eyes before I could recognize its shape. It spoke to me from many voices before I could recognize its vibration. The more I listened, it tightened its grip within me. Purpose has a way of embracing us, embodying us, and revealing us to the masses of our extensions […]

Why Is She With Him?

  Why is she with him? What does he want from her? You need to ask her what she’s doing. She’s old enough to understand. She’s not that innocent. Ask her what she’s doing. All the love she has – it’s like she’s blocking what she really needs from the ones who love her. But […]

Transgender with a Suicidal Intent

Wonderful! I’ve grabbed your attention with the title. Now let’s talk. I was reading a post on http://www.ashleighnotashley.wordpress.com about a girl who felt trapped in the body of a boy from the time she was young. To our dismay, this young person committed suicide at 16-years-old. She was teenager born as a male who renamed […]

How to Shine Your Light in Public Places

I take delight in hearing an individual share his or her story. When a person opens a window into his or her internal life, I feel privileged. I’m the type of person to turn my head while driving down the street when the curtains are pulled back in a window. I am also the type […]

Ask Her About Her Dreams: Sex Talk With Girls

As a youth developer, I see our youth being targeted left and right to become victims and/or perpetrators of reckless pleasure. Snap a selfie, while you’re at it! And many are willing to take the risk. They know that they only live once. The newsflash is that everyone does. Telling teenagers not to have sex […]

Dear Christian

Christians who worship beyond themselves and the context of their circumstances sing of an everlasting God. They serve God not merely in theory but in practice. They incline their hearts to the Word and Way of Christ. They commit themselves to walking in obedience. They do not prefer the microphone over the broom. Rather, they […]