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The Journey Home

In a couple weeks, I am about to embark on a journey of a lifetime. A journey that I honestly never even fathomed being on. A journey that I never even realized that I longed for. I call it my … Continue reading

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But truth is better than a lie and knowledge is better than never knowing.  I will say that I am a very different person than who I was before reunion.  I am a colder and harder person. The trust that I might have had for people has slowly died.  I cut people out of my life without any thought or care.  Reunion has literally been that hard on my heart.  Continue reading

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Black History Month – Day 18

I want to take a break from the Underground Railroad and switch gears for a minute and talk about Black American tradition – bottle trees. Bottle trees are one of my favorite garden decorations, but they mean so much more. … Continue reading

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Connecting with my ancestors

As I have studied the world – its history and cultures and traditions, one things has remained constant.  All people have made altars or shrines to their ancestors.  They lights candles and leave food offerings.  We build grave sites and … Continue reading

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