The Thirty Maybe’s by Diarmuid Cronin!

Maybe love has always been Maybe we made up hate Maybe we don’t find God because we don’t look Maybe this is heaven Maybe we invented hell Maybe there is always hope Maybe we pretend there is not Maybe we know all the answers Maybe we ask the wrong questions Maybe we can share this … Continue Reading

You Learn by Veronica A. Shoffstall

After awhile you learnthe subtle difference between holding a hand and chaining a souland you learn that love doesn’t mean possession and company doesn’t mean security.And you begin to learn that kisses aren’t contracts and presents aren’t promises and you begin to acceptyour defeats with your head up and your eyes ahead with the grace … Continue Reading

At Christmas by Edgar Albert Guest

A man is at his finest towards the finish of the year; He is almost what he should be when the Christmas season is here; Then he’s thinking more of others than he’s thought the months before, And the laughter of his children is a joy worth toiling for. He is less a selfish creature than at any other … Continue Reading

Realizing the Value

To realize the value of one year,ask a student who has failed a grade. To realize the value of one month,ask a mother who has given birth to a pre-mature baby. To realize the value of one week,ask an editor of a weekly newspaper. To realize the value of one day,ask a daily wage laborer who has kids to … Continue Reading

COSMOPOLITAN Shopping RU Feature!

I would Love to thank Katya and her team for featuring me in the December issue of COSMOPOLITAN SHOPPING RU about New York Fashion and shopping in New York City. I was extremely excited when I received a copy of the magazine in the mail recently. Please excuse my amateur photography skills. I wanted to share … Continue Reading

Heart of Gold

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.  It turns what we have into enough, and more.  It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity.  It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.  Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today and … Continue Reading

Fall Emerald

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do … Continue Reading

Why do we get the Blues

Lately, I have been wearing a whole lot of blue (coincidentally). It’s very much a good alternative to the typical grey and black that we often see being worn this time of year. I also find myself shopping in the men’s section for my oversized scarves because it adds a certain amount of ‘masculine’ edge … Continue Reading

Why Not You by Steve Maraboli

Today, many will awaken with a fresh sense of inspiration. Why not you? Today, many will open their eyes to the beauty that surrounds them. Why not you? Today, many will choose to leave the ghost of yesterday behind and seize the immeasurable power of today. Why not you? Today, many will break through the … Continue Reading

The Fall Blues

I was very excited to premier this look on www.blackfashion.tumblr.com. I would love to sincerely thank Javanell for the feature. You can see the interview I did HERE as well as a few additional photos.  Whenever I have time to myself, one thing I really enjoy doing is reading anything Inspirational/Motivational. Whether it be lyrics to a … Continue Reading