"Peace peace. Thank you, Debra. Thank you, BET. Thank you Nate Parker, Harry and Debbie Allen for participating in that (video). Before we get into it, I just want to say I brought my parents out tonight. I just want to thank them for being here, for teaching me to focus on comprehension over career, and … Continue reading Jesse Williams: 2016 BET Humanitarian Award Speech
"The truth can never be known. It can only be told in a story."—Alex Haley, Roots
"They can put the chains on your body. Never let them put the chains on your mind."—Kunta Kinte I have now seen two nights of Roots, and I have to say that I have been in awe of the powerful quotes that have been spoken. Although these events have taken place more than 200 years … Continue reading Break Those Chains
When you know your real name, nothing can stop you—not family, friends, haters, trials, or tribulations. Know your worth and then live! #Roots #KuntasKin
This week has been rough. Maybe I'm over being sick, or it could just be all these rainy days. I thought April showers were supposed to bring May flowers, but I feel like I'm back in London with this weeks of rain. Those of you that personally know me know that I am usually an … Continue reading Keep Pressing
“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud. Do not complain. Make every effort to change things you do not like. If you cannot make a change, change the way you have been thinking. … Continue reading Letter to My Daughter
Some Monday Motivation from Global Expert Space. It's never too late to start, but it's always too early to give up.