What’s Never Been Done Before

What’s Never Been Done Before

How do you do something that’s never been done before? Jackie Joyner-Kersey won three gold, one silver & two bronze medals over four consecutive Olympic games. Sally Ride was the first American female in space. Karla Susana Wheelock Aguayo was the first Mexican...
They That Have the Power to Hurt and Will Do None

They That Have the Power to Hurt and Will Do None

Behind me sits my very favorite Shakespearen Sonnet — #94. This poem admonishes us to use our power & influence for good. With our physical strength, we can choose to be “they that have power to hurt and will do none.” My first Shakespeare read was almost a...
What Will We Do?

What Will We Do?

Nikki Giovanni’s poem asks the most important question we face today. What will we do, girls? What new thing is God asking you to think about as you see people with renewed compassion and empathy? Whatever path God paves for you to walk down so you can see ALL of...
To Change the World

To Change the World

Pictures speak powerfully, as seen in my recent Preston Hollow People. Look at her holding the sign, “Sorry for the inconvenience. We are trying… to change the world.” ….. A black woman holds her oversized posterboard as motorists gather to stand behind...