Living for the Weekend

  • Living For the Weekend

    "I would like to recapture that freshness of vision, which is characteristic of extreme youth when all the world is new to it. “- Henri Matisse “Living the Champagne Life” at the “Saturday Night Fish Fry” was the theme for my “one-night- only” ...

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  • Living for the Weekend

    “As a Negro, for instance, I do not need to go looking for ‘happenings’, the absurd, or the surreal, because I have seen things that neither Dali, Beckett, Ionesco, nor any of the others, could have thought possible.”- Romare Bearden The “summer wind” like ...

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  • Living for the Weekend

    "Oh, how we danced on the night we were wed, we vowed our true love though a word wasn't said. The world was in bloom, there were stars in the skies, except for the few that were there in your eyes. The night seemed to fade into blossoming dawn; the sun shone anew but the […]

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  • Living for the Weekend

    “Make a rule, and pray to God to help you to keep it: Never, if possible, to lie down at night without being able to say. I have made one human being, at least, a little wiser, a little happier, or a little better this day." – Charles Kingsley On his 55th birthday, Jeffrey ...

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  • Living for the Weekend June 30, 2010

    “If all the rich and all the church people send their children to the public schools they would feel bound to concentrate their money on improving these schools until they met the highest ideals.” – Susan B. Anthony In the words of Billy Eckstein, “If I caused you pain, ...

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  • Living for the Weekend June 17, 2010

    “Love life, engage in it, give it all you've got. Love it with a passion, because life truly does give back, many times over, what you put into it.” Maya Angelou “Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today.” James Dean Reggie Pinder’s ...

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  • Living for the Weekend, June 4, 2010

    “The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares.” – Henri ...

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  • Living for the Weekend, May 13, 2010

    “Strength and honor are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come. She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness.” “Hey Mama” on May 9, 1914, President Woodrow Wilson signed a resolution in Congress to make Mother’s Day a ...

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  • Living for the Weekend, April 22, 2010

    “I want to be remembered as someone who used herself and anything she could touch to work for justice and freedom. I want to be remembered as one who tried.” – Dr. Dorothy Height I heard Dorothy Height’s voice on Tom Joyner Tuesday morning on my way to work. It was a ...

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  • Living for the Weekend, March 26, 2010

    This is one of the happiest moments of my life, and I want to thank each one of you who had a part in selecting me for one of their awards, for your kindness. It has made me feel very, very humble; and I shall always hold it as a beacon for anything that I […]

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