So, since we are exactly three months into 2017 today, I felt it only right to do a 90-day check-in with everyone! Worldwide, a great deal has happened in this amount of time - some bad, some devastating, some good, and some absolutely amazing. For this MLK, meaning Ms. Lucretia King, I have experienced a … Continue reading The First 90 Days of 2017: Blogging With a Renewed Purpose
Here's a little bit of luck for you on St. Patrick's Day! Enjoy but use it wisely, everyone!
Invictus by William Ernest Henley Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings of chance My head is bloody, but … Continue reading A Moment to Meditate: Poetry for Encouragement
Being an avid reader and collector of knickknacks since I was a kid, the room I loved second-most to my bedroom in our house was the "front" room with the built-in bookshelves. Growing up in the countryside of eastern North Carolina, I couldn't easily walk to my town's library. So, to me, that room served as mine … Continue reading Ms. Lu’s Library – Book of the Month: The Alchemist