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Transformation

When Women begin to find themselves inside of their own skin, is when we truly begin the process of transformation.

Thank you Zina Saro-Wiwa and NYTs for sharing this.

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My Grandmother’s Altar

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Happy International Women’s Workers Day I’m a bit late with the salud, but not really. I wanted to share with you all the text I read for Rivers of Honey last Friday.  If you get this in time, you can … Continue reading

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Invisible Women of my Saturn

In love with characters of my life and the invisible women of my Saturn, I thought I’d introduce you all to some creatures, inspired by folks I love, and have met along the way.  Meet Persia, Sampson, and Geraldine. Persia … Continue reading

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A Night to Speak of… Happy New Year!

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There were nine of us. We started with a writing workshop, then at midnight, Jaz lit five candles in a circle, saged the space, then we encircled the candles and prayed. Each of us, out loud spoke from a place … Continue reading

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A Jamaican ‘Aloween Story

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I awoke remembering a story that I wrote when in 2nd grade.  It was about a young Jamaican girl named ‘Allow-in’, pronounced ‘Alow-een’. I named her, because the first time I heard my aunties and uncles say the word, I … Continue reading

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Coming Back to Me -Devonne Posts

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. . . A good friend and sister of nearly a decade has called me a chameleon- . . . . . because my “privilege” has taken me to environments where I’ve had to study, work and live amongst people who have not had … Continue reading

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Recall Record -Recognition

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Jaz went on a plane yesterday morning, to Puerto Rico.  She keeps sending me amazing pictures of the trees and land and sun and beautiful clay-pot-coloured houses. She took the images with her iPhone, which I must say, captures a … Continue reading

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Spirit Interview #6 -Olivia Ford

Olivia Ford Hometown: New York City DOB: 31 years old Saturn Sign: Virgo Sun Sign: Capricorn Olivia and I were in a writing group together.  That’s where we met.  This was three years ago, in 2008, long before my Saturn, … Continue reading

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Spirit

Ever walk down the street and notice that something small scurried across your walk way. Like a shadow, or a rodent, or maybe there was just something in your eye.  It happens to me, usually at night, when the streets … Continue reading

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