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Black and Jewish: My Rosh Hashanah message to Atlanta

L’shanah Tovah!

I owe my religious heritage to my Grandfather who immigrated to the United States from Jamaica in 1913. He came to this country to pursue a better life. 410 more words

Trust the magic of new beginnings

As we start a new academic new year in September, it is often seen as a month of new beginnings, the turning over of new leaves, and maybe even wiping the slate clean and starting again.  150 more words

Love Letter to Me

Hi Love,

Today you turned 23 years old, Happy Birthday. It has been quite a year filled with lots of ups and downs and unexpected miracles. 149 more words

Love Letter

Jewish Year 5778 - What is God Saying This Rosh Hashanah?

Today (Rosh Hashanah) marks the beginning of the new Jewish Civil Year, 5778. Many are wondering what God is saying about His people and the future at this time. 408 more words

Christian Life

Happy New Year

I thought it would be fitting that I started this blog on the new year. Although I am not Jewish, many of my friends are. I’ve been blessed with an amazing group of friends who celebrate, encourage, support each other good or bad. 83 more words

Year of Yes

Right before the New Year I read Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes. I was so impressed by the book that I will most likely read it again this year. 438 more words


Taking Risks

It’s a new year, and a great time to do things you never thought you would do whether it’s talking to someone you’ve been wanting to, saying yes to more social gatherings, or trying a new outfit you’d never thought of wearing. 172 more words