Closer Not Closure

If you're reading this, it means I've admitted several things to myself over the last few weeks that were a little more than just hard-to-swallow--they've been, quite literally, life-changing. For those of you who aren't aware, I ended my Peace Corps service on Thursday, June 1st, 2017 with a little less than a year left … Continue reading Closer Not Closure

“V” is for Validation (& good vibes & small victories)

A little peace of my mind & soul, honoring the rich diversity among today's Peace Corps Volunteers and #BlackHistoryEveryDay Source: “V” is for Validation (& good vibes & small victories) Though no one whose known me since my younger years would argue I’ve always had a rather developed vocabulary, it’s only in recent years I’ve … Continue reading “V” is for Validation (& good vibes & small victories)

The Rasta

"The practicing Rasta is a man of astonishing presence… He is a public figure, a picture of self-confidence and self-assurance. He is quick-witted and philosophical, flaunting his striking simplicity and peculiarity of dress in the face of cosmopolitan pretensions of Babylonian fashion. He exudes love. His conversation is lively verse. His replies are razor-sharp repartee. … Continue reading The Rasta