Monthly Archives: January 2011

Not Even One Day of Peace…

For real?  We couldn’t have not even one full day of peace in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr?  We almost made it–festive, yet reverent, parades.  Booths with food invited many gatherers, creating camaraderie around various cuisines.  Speeches, marches, and promises … Continue reading

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Keep the Dream Alive!

No doubt Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. made significant advancements to unify African-Americans and promote equality among nationalities.  His dream was inspiring then, as well as now, and is a marker for our achievements.  King said that we’ve been given a … Continue reading

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Sudden Death?

Sudden Death?  Posted on September 22, 2010 by Not Happenin On My Watch | Blog This is a re-post… Sudden Death? Sudden death? Yes, I experienced it. Spiritually speaking….if you haven’t, you may want to also. “Knowing this, that our old … Continue reading

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Put Your Own Mask On First

“Put Your Own Mask On First”  Posted on October 26, 2010 by Not Happenin On My Watch | Blog This is a re-post… My husband has a tendency to try to help everyone with whom he comes in contact.  This is … Continue reading

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Mental Problems? We’d Be Crazy Not to Deal With It!

So… how are we going to approach the problem of mental illness in our society?  It occurs to me that we need to do a better job of diagnosing, analyzing monitoring, separating (for the purpose of treatment) and treating certain of … Continue reading

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Desensitizing Us

Please don’t desensitize me!  With news and scenes of constant violence, cruelty and other senseless and tragic crimes, one would have to wonder whether at some point we’d become desensitized to this type of news.  Bombarded nightly with yet another … Continue reading

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Tucson Tragedy

My thoughts and prayers go out to all the families affected by the senseless tragedy in Tucson this weekend.  My sympathies to the families who suffered loss.  Praying that God will comfort your families as only He can.  To those … Continue reading

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