April’s Challenge: Getting Started

Really? A month dedicated to “tidying up”? Who have I become? I’ve always been good at getting rid of clothes and stuff, I hold very little sentimental attachment to most items, with the exception of books, music, pictures, hand-made awards from our annual outrigger “Mock Race”, a shell I found while on a small beach in […]

Maya Angelou

Saying Good-bye to Maya

Hero. Icon. Trailblazer. Activist. Storyteller. Poet. Dancer. Singer. Speaker. Inspiration. There are many words that describe Maya Angelou and since her passing yesterday, not one seems to capture her essence. She lived a life and influenced generations with her words and passion. Physically, she is described as having a warm smile, and having a significant […]