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Black and Franchising

Often, along with gentrification there can be regeneration which was discussed in another blog I wrote. With this comes the ability to get finances and support to open businesses and to become economically, socially and politically visible. 298 more words

Black Community Development

Redefining Failure

“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho

Consider the following concept:  There is never any failure, there is just further clarification.   511 more words

Interpretation of a Dream

Along the path from school to home, much refinement has taken place; there is much beauty along the path and we see that people have collaborated in the effort. 87 more words

General Commentary

Intentional Appreciation

Do you ever notice a self-sabotaging voice inside your head that constantly finds things to doubt or worry about?  Do you want to know how to stop it? 788 more words


The Bones

I wrote this Poem because I am a descendent of Slaves and Colonisers. My History has been obliterated. There are no records of who I am and where I come from. 251 more words

Cape Town

Throwback Thursday Jam - Four Tops - Reach Out, I'll Be There

So, as promised before I went on break, Throwback Thursday is going to now be split between 90s Throwback Jams and Throwbacks that go way back. 90 more words


Creating a New World - 'Wealth Dispersion' - Community Initiative Concept

I am passionate about community and creating new systems in which to cultivate harmonious and empowered communities. I believe that the most significant aspect of life has not been provided for us as a society, and that is real community. 1,127 more words