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Reflections on Lecrae's Unashamed Book

Rapper Lecrae Moore’s autobiographical book, Unashamed, is one of the most important books I have read and will read all year. I made so many notes when I was reading, which is usually a sign that I’m reading something fabulous. 1,861 more words

Books And Reading

Bob Dylan: Chronicles Volume One

While you read through a book like this there is a moment when you know, intuitively, that an artist is speaking from the page. Bob Dylan… 339 more words


Discovering moi

I have always dreamt of a platform where I could post my thoughts, emotions, queries and inspirations. I wonder, “what will I be writing?”. Then again, I figured, I have so much to share with the world.

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to become very real

so long saliva, often so dry

medication & aging

old, dry & wise

deep inside, where we all seek to hide, disconnect

drama, the trauma :  will not recollect… 484 more words


Radikal Readings: Angela Davis: An Autobiography

I’ve read and re-read eight of Dr. Angela Y. Davis’ nine books in the past few years, but I intentionally saved her autobiography, letting it sit on my shelf until now. 198 more words


She Asks

Second in the Toronto Trilogy

When the revolving doors of the Eaton Centre spat me out onto the sidewalk, I noticed them.  A cluster of five girls all dressed in jeans and fashionable coats.  879 more words


Our past and present in Slovakia

Last June, shortly after I wrote a blog post about my great grandfather, Thomas Miklencic, I received an email from my mother’s cousin, Donna, who said, “Eric, you have relatives in Slovakia. 784 more words