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    We Celebrate By Saying THANK YOU!

    Brilliance- There are no words we can draft honoring endless opportunities created for mankind by deliberate leaders. That being the case, we say THANK YOU by, highlighting great and powerful women leaders! Belle Calhoun, employee of the Lincoln Wire Company chosen Miss Negro War Worker Mary B. Talbert, Representative women Poro hair & beauty culture. [Cover page] Group portrait of Lincoln School for Nurses graduating class of 1947. Harriet Tubman Miss Emma B. Delaney Three African American women constructing a wooden skeleton frame Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Zeta Chapter Rev. Mrs. J. H. Vigal of Buffalo, N.Y. Lorraine Hansberry Woman carrying bundle on head, Natchez, Mississippi, August 1940 Nancy Elizabeth…

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    The Interview: His Side of Marriage

    Brilliance- It was beyond fun to talk about marriage and to witness your reactions to our various posts pertaining to marriage. For the last installment of our marriage series, we elected to interview a husband who values the institution of marriage. There’s no better way to hear about marriage than from a devoted husband! Enjoy the interview… Do successful women intimidate men? I believe that strong, aggressive, ambitious people intimidate weak, passive, lackadaisical people regardless of sex. Personally successful women do not intimidate me but many men feel their identities defined by what they do and how much they earn. In my mind it takes a strong women to walk with…

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    The Battle between Rejection and Prosperity-Guest Blogger-in-Residence-Lana Hooks

      The title declares there is a combat; an attack, one entity against the other. I call Rejection, Prosperity and two more you’ll meet entities. This is why they are italicized. By their definition these are energies that once believed fulfills its intent, motive and desire of the living vessel. Prosperity by definition is, “a successful, flourishing, or thriving condition, especially in financial respects.”1 Whereas Rejection states, “this is an active refusal to respond to a child’s/ (adult’s) [my input] needs (e.g., refusing to touch a child, denying the needs of a child, ridiculing a child).”2 Prosperity includes excellent of health (mind, body, emotions), successful business (self-employed, or care and…

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    “Losing Myself to Find Me”-February 2015 Blogger-in-Residence-Monica Leak

    Hear My Call Lyrics (Verse 2) “I am such a fool How did I get here? Played by all the rules Then they changed I am but a child to your vision Standing in the cold and the rain Lost here in the dark I can’t see my foot to take a step, What is happening? Oh, this hurts so bad. I can hardly breathe. I just want to leave so.” -Jill Scott Being lost is not necessarily desirable. When you set out towards a destination being lost is not in the plan. You took all the right precautions. You prepared yourself the night before and ran through the checklist.…