Almost twenty years ago I lost my second oldest brother, Ronald, to death by suicide. I adored him. Still do. He was the kind of person, as my little sister once said, who would get you a candy bar in the middle of the night, if that's what you wanted. During this time, I've had … Continue reading May is Mental Health Awareness Month
Trust? Who do ya trust?
In the 1989 film, "Batman" and in the Year of All That is Purple and Glamorous, Prince's (aka The Artist Formerly Known as Prince -- may he rest in peace) iconic song, "Trust" plays in the background as the Clown Prince of Crime (aka The Joker) uses free money to lure Gotham's citizens to a … Continue reading Trust? Who do ya trust?
Lyrics from the Soul: FIYAH’S Issue #5 Ahistorical Blackness Spotify Playlist
Music is an art form that I hold close to my heart. When I was a child, I loved singing and modulating my voice to match the tone and pitch of various artists. Whether it was Prince (Joy in Repetition), Annie Lennox (Love Song For A Vampire), Mariah Carey (Someday), or Stevie Wonder (Signed, Sealed, … Continue reading Lyrics from the Soul: FIYAH’S Issue #5 Ahistorical Blackness Spotify Playlist