“I want to feel what I feel. What’s mine. Even if it’s not happiness, whatever that means. Because you’re all you’ve got.” ~ Toni Morrison
“Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.” ~ Dr. Dale E. Turner
“I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you’re prepared for it.” ~ Denzel Washington
“The soul is your innermost being. The presence that you are beyond form. The consciousness that you are beyond form, that is the soul. That is who you are in essence.” ~ Eckhart Tolle
They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children: The Global Quest to Eradicate the Use of Child Soldiers by Roméo Dallaire
“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
October 14th is my born day as Nas would say. Getting older and living to see another day are blessings that I cannot take for granted.
Shots on the Bridge: Police Violence and Cover-up in the Wake of Katrina by Ronnie Greene
Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil: The Life, Legacy, and Love of My Son Michael Brown by Lezley McSpadden (with Lyah Beth LeFlore)
Saturday, October 5th, 2002, was my last pain-free day.