Before The Roar

“I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.” -Alexander the Great Original artwork. Art first posted 7/6/17 along w/ blog: “Show A Little Teeth”. Today, posted in recognition of Leo Season and in honor of the senseless killing…


Our next act of the #SocialMediaCircus is the #PityParty. Every time you log in to Facebook, there they are. Whining that they stubbed their toe, got a paper cut, were stuck in traffic, or that their fruit is out of season. Every minor inconvenience is the end of the world for them. Maybe this means…

“I can keep you safe.”

After being stopped by police, tragedy unfolded. Philando Castile, a public school employee from St. Paul, MN was pulled over for a broken tail light. His last moments alive were captured by fiancé, Diamond Reynolds as she streamed live to Facebook. Countless internet users watched helplessly. The images burned into their minds. Many were moved to tears as…

“All Eyez On Me” Movie Review

John Singleton, director of Poetic Justice and close friend to Tupac wouldn’t direct this movie on Tupac’s life. He knew it wasn’t going to be done right, it wasn’t going to give Tupac’s life justice and Singleton would not be a part of a movie on Tupac if it wasn’t done entirely right. Tupac, who…


What motivates you the most? Is it status? Is it your ego? Or, maybe it’s compassion, maybe… it’s love❤️ #ChooseWisely

Happy World Book Day

Happy World Book Day to all my fellow bookworms 📚🐛 The aftermath of book shopping❤️📚Sooo many good books, so little time. #TheBestGiftsAreThoseThatTeachYou #Grateful

Thank You

I pray every day, & for everything, I thank Him. God is good all of the time. I praise Him during my celebrations as well as my struggles. Thank You, God #PrayerWorks 💜🙏🏽 Please say a prayer for Mr. Marley.


After my Dad’s accident, I knew that when I saw him again I wanted to tell him all the things I did and hear him say he’s proud of me. I then realized, my Dad would always be proud of me. I was Daddy’s little girl. It was myself who I had to make proud….

Chicago Teen Terrorized in Live Video

Back in Oct. of 2015, I wrote a a post and saved it to my notes. I was on the fence as if I should post or not because after re-reading it I couldn’t decide if I was being too judgmental, too harsh or if the post was simply too angry. I try to do my best…

Wishing you a blessed new year

New year, a year older, more growth but still not a “grown up”. 😊 “Why do we have to grow up? I know more adults who have the children’s approach to life. They’re the people who don’t give a hang what the Joneses do. They’re not afraid to be delighted with simple pleasures…” -Walt Disney…