Tag Archives: Homelessness

FREE BOOK GIVEAWAY TODAY ONLY!


Today is my birthday and the absolute last thing that I thought I would be doing right now is writing a blog but I had to say thank you. I am literally in tears, choked up in tears, and even … Continue reading

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Homeless Teens: How to Protect your Child from Sexual abuse


One thing that really frustrated me about the article I wrote yesterday entitled, “If I were a Poor Black Kid- Response“, is that a middle-aged white guy wrote the article as if he could ever put himself in a poor … Continue reading

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One year blogging- what’s next?


Can you believe that it has been one year since I started blogging? I started meddling around with it inconsistently about one year and a half ago. But, that was before I discovered WordPress. I found it to be easy … Continue reading

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The Government is Watching, Guess I better be scared!


Writing a blog is free. In fact, many use it as a way to break into their writing career, gain a large following to sell books, and even admire this process for online journaling or to cover major stories from … Continue reading

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Homeless: Can You Find Love?


Many single women are under the impression that they will meet the man of their dreams, in the actual place that they dream. I’ve met people who’ve found the one in the mall, grocery store, even the club. Contrary to … Continue reading

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What does a homeless person’s resume look like?


I’m learning that there are different lifestyles of homelessness. While we all have unique circumstances that put us here, there are also circumstances that keep us here. For some, who are not receiving the care and concern necessary by case … Continue reading

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The Attitude of Giving….


Can you hang in there…? I have heard the saying it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish. One of the things that has really truck me during this process is how people start with offering support vs. how … Continue reading

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Suggestions: Ten Ways for how to end homelessness, part two


The second part of the question is: “Or at the very least help someone out of being homeless.” 1. Don’t judge them- be genuine in your search for the answer to what they need, and not in being their spiritual … Continue reading

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Suggestions for how to end Homelessness Part One


“So keep it real with me, how can we help to eradicate homelessness? Or at the very least help someone out of being homeless.” This was a question sent to my In-box today. I did not want to respond in … Continue reading

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Could Homelessness be a part of God’s plan?


Could Homelessness be a part of God‘s plan? The shorthand answer for many is NO! I have heard so many Christians tell me what God’s plan is for my life and they all contradict themselves. I have been told that … Continue reading

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Homeless in Hurricane Irene


Yesterday was a special day! See, I’ve been kind of stalking this homeless shelter. I have been practically beating down the door saying “Let me In”. A few mornings ago, I was asleep in a Giant Food parking lot (I … Continue reading

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What happens to Homeless people in Natural Disasters?


August 23rd, 2011, the earth shook in Arlington, Virginia. An earthquake hit the DC area originating from the Richmond, Charlottesville, Newport News, part of Virginia. It was 5.9. How does Earthquakes form? In this case, we haven’t seen anything like … Continue reading

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LONGSUFFERING: The Face and Lifestyle of Homelessness


There is no sleeping for this beauty. I’m up tonight, tired but trying to make myself do positive things that out-way my circumstances to keep myself alive. Last night’s post was alarming. The truth isn’t always pretty or comfortable. A … Continue reading

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The Lifestyle of Homelessness I


I spent the greater part of last night searching for Tyler Perry interviews to find out just how long this brotha was homeless. Many people make grandiose statements that explain my long suffering. They believe that it is the path to … Continue reading

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Liberation: Homeless Diaries


Liberation: Homeless Diaries I have never felt so imprisoned and liberated at the same time. Let it define you ! Homelessness will either make you great beyond your own measure , or more deceived about what GOD truly has for you. … Continue reading

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Still Homeless: I Am So Over This


I have been so busy that I haven’t had a second to get my thoughts together and write. I have been focused on book interviews via radio, television etc… I went on a business trip that changed my life (again), … Continue reading

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How to parent a homeless child- Building Trust


For many of you who have followed this blog, and are familiar with my story, you understand that I have endured some hardships in business that put me in a place of being homeless. As a result of this situation, … Continue reading

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Press Release: Announcer chosen to introduce Ressurrection Graves at Inaugural Book Signing


April 23rd, 2011 is a day that no one at the Arlington Central Library 1015 North Quincy Street Arlington Virginia, will ever forget, especially not Ressurrection Graves, author of the her debut memoir, Identity Crisis, Identity Christ Is: A Journey … Continue reading

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Family Separation: Insanity or Sound Mind


In a rather disturbing set of events this morning, I have choices to make. I brought my daughter to school, with my gas light on. The gas tank was UNDER E and I put my last $4.50 in there. It … Continue reading

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Remembering Dave Duerson


This is most certainly NOT my favorite picture of me, but a great pic with Dave! And here is the business man, Dave Russell Duerson. We know that Dave was an NFL star but we want him to be remembered … Continue reading

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