Putting the Pieces Together

If you have been following my posts for the last few days, you will see that I take a lot of my inspiration from music. Today is no different as Ledisi’s 2011 hit, “Pieces of Me,” has been ringing in my ears for the last […]

Remembering My Grandma: Better Days

Phoebe Malvina Goodson Thomas (November 3, 1923 – January 8, 2000) Today, I would like to pay homage to my beloved Grandma, who would have been 90 years old today. It’s really hard to believe that she has been gone for almost 14 years because […]

“You Gotta Be” Willing to Soar

Just last night, I was listening to music from a few sister singers from the UK and pulled up one of my favorite pick-me-up-when-I’m-down tunes from Des’ree, “You Gotta Be.” The entire song is encouraging, but the chorus is the stuff that gets taped to […]