May Taught Me.

May Reflections — Rest can be productive. There is grace for scars and in the healing process. Since there is no condemnation in Christ,...

Still Too Soon.

It was April 7, 1995. It's been twenty-seven years, and it's still too many years too soon. It was in you that I learned how to confuse...

Pass the Test

Life is hard, we all know this to be true. However, there are some trials and tribulations we fight repeatedly because we do not use...

Growth and Glory

Every year, the closer I am to new age, the more I reflect. This year has demanded a different level of growth than any other. It is a...

Happy Birthday Gran!

August 23, 1955. That's when God brought my bestfriend into this world. He knew I'd be a little reserved and needed an adult that I could...

Innocently Puzzled

Kinsli Joi. It’s befitting that, that’s your name because that’s exactly what you’ve brought my family, joy. You first came to us as just...

A Few Finds

Colorado, thank you for the sights and adventure. It took me 25 years to finally make it to the western side of the word. For the first...

March Reflections

There’s something about this post that seems nostalgic, like I’m back in Rudolph Hall writing for the Black Excellence Blog. You see,...

10 Years of Forever

If I could be honest, I’m tired of writing on this day. I get exhausted when it comes to your birthday. Father’s Day makes me cringe....

Prayer + Performance

Here’s a word of advice, stop praying and sitting. Stop praying and waiting ... literally. Waiting on the Lord doesn’t equate to...

Loving like Jesus

Our Christian walk should be a journey, meaning that as we grow in age, we should grow in Christ. Becoming more like him requires us to...

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