So Close I Can Smell It…

I imagine it smells like century old classics… yellowed pages… weathered and worn from being exchanged hand to hand. My dreams are within my grasp… and I can smell it clearly. It smells like bookcases… Shelf upon shelf of anthologies… of World Literature… British Literature… American Literature… POETRY… Different editions featuring different classic writers— literary […]

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How Can I Not…

Holiness Holiness is what I long for… Though I am a constant work in progress, I acknowledge God’s presence and work within my life and I am forever humbled and grateful for His mercy. So many times I could have been raped, murdered, abducted— broken, battered, bullied, abused… you name it, I was placed in […]

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Is Obama A Christian?

I just read some ridiculous report that says people believe Obama is really a secret Muslim. *blank stare* I think OUR PRESIDENT did a great job reponding to this foolishness— “I have a job to do as president, and that does not involve convincing folks that my faith in Jesus is legitimate and real. I do […]

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Rock On Rhianna!

I have a newfound respect for Ms. “Good-Girl-Gone-Bad” Rhianna.  Her interview with Oprah was phenomenal. Im not really sure what I expected but I know the interview was NOTHING like I expected. In the words of Rhianna “Leave it to Oprah to make you cry”. Rhianna’s interview was very touching… and insightful. She opened up […]

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I Am Christian… And Im GAY

I recently read a blog post written by a gay male who also practices the Christian faith. I was stumped by the post in its entirety and the comments from readers that followed. I shared the views of some commentators but there were some who were completely disgusting in their remarks. This post has inspired […]

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