…YOU UNDERSTOOD

you have cradled me you have taught me you have made me bawl …made me guffaw in and through you i bore witness to the highest of luminary and the darkest of the human experience your volatile nature has matured me your stunning beauty has enthralled me into drunken stupor your lessons have resonated within me…

¡HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

I’D LIKE TO WISH ALL OF MY BROTHERS N’ SISTERS WHO LIVE IN – OR WHO IS FROM THE USA A VERY HAPPY THANKSGIVING! I SINCERELY HOPE YOU GET TO ENJOY IT TO THE FULLEST!

¿WHAT DIVA INSPIRES YOU?

Why do we love the divas that we love? Is it their struggle, grit, smooth air or fierce attitude? Whatever the reason, our divas carry us through tough times before coming out, all around man troubles and beyond life’s surprises. They bring us laughter and joy just when we need reminding that life’s troubles can…

LET’S TALK ABOUT THE “MAN-SHAKE”

According to Urban Dictionary a MAN-SHAKE is described as: A very masculine handshake, using a lumberjack-strength squeeze and a swift, firm up and down pumping action. Now you would think that all this man-on-man action would be easy for me, but it is not! When I go to the barber or meet a hetero-male and…

¡AIN’T NOTHING LIKE THE REAL THING!

Often in our lives, we fall prey to the idea of a thing rather than actually experiencing the thing itself, and when it comes to religion, I feel like this holds true. I often wonder how persons can ‘speak in tongues’ then use that VERY same tongue to spew hate @ another person. I LOVE…

12th ANNUAL TRANSGENDER DAY OF REMEMBRANCE (TDOR)

“Those who cannot remember the past are doomed to repeat it” -George Santayana The quote is found on the homepage of the Transgender Organization’s site and all over informational materials pertaining to the 12th Annual International Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR). Supporting organizations across the globe are holding candlelight vigils, seminars and workshops dealing with…

¿WHO IS DOING THE WORK?

I GOT THIS E-MAIL & I THOUGHT I WOULD SHARE IT WITH YOU GUYS: Thepopulation of this country is 300 million. 160million are retired. That leaves 140 million to do thework. There are 85 million in school. Which leaves 55 million to do the work. Of this there are 35 million employed by the federalgovernment….

¿IS IT HUMAN NATURE TO BE NEGATIVE?

Our perception of humanity as a whole is, to a large extent, twofold. We paint people with a broad brush…some are like us, sharing our opinions and our attitudes, while others are different. The thoughts we choose to embrace is often so strong that we are easily convinced that our way is the right way….

¿WHAT IS IT ABOUT McDONALDS & BLACK AMERICANS?

So I am watching the other day and a commercial came on, it was McDonald’s Ad. Now I’ve many over the years, but something hit me, WHY DOES mcDONALD’S ALWAYS FEATURE BLACK AMERICANS? But I have to give it to the fine folks @ McDonald’s; in these trying economic times, they prove their marketing savvy…